October 26, 2011
Metro, bus and tram services were halted as a result of the Tuesday walkout, leading to heavy traffic jams, The Wall Street Journal reported.
Traffic police were sent to regulate the increasing traffic in the early hours of the day as people were trying to get to work.
The strike follows the approval of the country’s unpopular austerity measures by its government days ago.
This article was posted: Wednesday, October 26, 2011 at 6:35 am