MSRTC strike hits commuters' travel plans on Diwali

The indefinite strike called by Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation (MSRTC) employees entered Day-3 on Thursday, hitting the travel plans of commuters on Diwali. MSRTC employees began their indefinite strike from midnight of Monday to press for their demand of salary hike. Police has increased security to prevent any untoward incident during the strike. People were left stranded on bus stands and roads for several hours, since the strike began. The strike has also increased trouble for daily commuters.