Traders call off tomorrow’s strike


Srinagar | June 3 : The trade bodies Friday called off tomorrow’s (Saturday) strike after meeting Finance minister Haseeb Drabu.
“In the meeting with the Finance Minister the trade and industrial bodies were assured of fair and just consideration of all issues raised by them,” a joint statement of trade bodies said.
“In this context, all the trade bodies including Jammu Chamber of Commerce have deferred the strike call of 4th June 2016 and there will be no HARTAL on Saturday the 4th of June 2016,” the statement reads.
The strike was called in view of tax proposals in the budget presented in the assembly by Haseeb Drabu on May 30.