Ludhiana: Staff of the National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) has gone on strike from Wednesday. Workers at the office of the Civil Surgeon, Primary Health Centres and at block level stopped work and held a sit-in protest at the office of the Civil Surgeon.
According to the striking workers, the Chief Minister has called them for talks on April 11 and the strike will continue till then.
The workers threatened that if their demands were nor met, they would hold protest demonstration at the proposed government rally in Anandpur on April 12. The head of the NRHM Employees Association Sarabjit Singh Kalakh also and other post bearers of the union participated in the protest.