Mon, Feb 15, 2016, 11:27 AM
Beedi workers all over the nation are observing a bandh today, protesting against the skull image on the packets. Beedi rolling is a very popular work among the poor, especially women. But printing of skull images on beedi packets has led to widespread resentment among the workers. Further the images keep changing every three months. They threatened to intensify the agitation if the decision to put up skill images is not withdraw.