Assam University postpones examinations scheduled on Jan 8
In view of the Bharat Bandh, called by different trade unions, Assam University on Tuesday postponed all the exams that was scheduled on 08/01/2020 i.e tomorrow.
A notification from the varsity stated that “All the University Examinations scheduled to be held on 08.01.2020 (Wednesday) are hereby postponed due to unavoidable reasons.” It further added that the fresh dates for the exams will be notified in due course of time.
It can be mentined here that around 10 CTUs (Central Trade Unions) have called a nationwide strike on 08.01.20, to protest against some of the central government policies and press for 12-point common demands of the working class relating to minimum wage and social security among others.
However the Centre has warned its employees of “consequences” if they go on strike tomorrow. “Any employee going on strike in any form would face the consequences which, besides deduction of wages, may also include appropriate disciplinary action,” an order said.