On the call of the All India Loco Running Staff Association Central Committee, in the crew lobby of platform three of the railway station, the railway running employees organized a one-day hunger strike-cum-dharna-demonstration in protest against the central government. During this, the railway running employees gave a memorandum of various demands to the station master. The employees told that privatization, corporatization and monetization of government undertakings including railways should be stopped. The old pension policy should be implemented by discontinuing the new pension policy and transfer posting should be done from the priority list by eliminating discrimination in lobby transfer.
The 80/20 list of Senior Assistant Loco Pilot should be issued and promoted as soon as possible. Along with this, NDA should be paid by canceling the eligibility of night allowance. Risk allowance should be given to Assistant Loco Pilot like other running employees. After giving road side station relief, the maximum duty should not exceed ten hours while sending to the nearest rest house and 70 percent income tax exemption of kilometer allowance should be ensured. It should be ensured to return to the headquarters in 36 hours, where the running room facilities are rectified as per the standards and the problems of the running employees related to the personnel department should be resolved by organizing camps so that the running workers can provide their services without stress. Goods beat should be fixed for every Lodhi of Danapur division and so many demands like ensuring LR to all employees were included in the demand of the strikers. On this occasion Rahul Kumar, Sen Kumar, Nitish Kumar, Kundan Kumar,