BUS CODE IMPLEMENTATION * India - Challenged by body builders
* Punjab - Bus body builders to move against code
the Supreme Court. The code will prevent them from engineering bus bodies... The bus code will be implemented across the country from April 1... There are around 3,000 bus body builders in the country. Therefore, implementation of the bus code will render lakhs of skilled workers jobless, including 7,000 from Jalandhar... Speaking to the Jalandhar Tribune, Gurjeet Singh, chairman, Collaborative Advance Research for Transport (CART) said, the minister concerned had taken the decision under pressure of the big manufacturers in the country as after the implementation of the bus code, they would be able make bus bodies... Gurjeet said a similar code was also envisaged during the UPA government in 2010, which was not implemented keeping in mind the employment issue...
(Photo: Srie Vedass Industries Indian factory: Buses body buiders) -- Jalandhar, Punjab, India - The Tribune News, by Gagandeep Singh - March 27, 2016
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