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Delhi struggles as auto and taxi drivers strike against fuel price hike | See the pictures

ByElla E. Kidwell

Apr 18, 2022

Automobile, cab and taxi drivers’ associations in Delhi have called for a two-day strike from Monday due to soaring fuel prices,

Automobile, cab and taxi drivers’ associations in Delhi have called for a two-day strike from Monday due to soaring fuel prices, causing major inconvenience to residents of the city. While unions are calling on the government to raise tariffs and lower fuel prices, others are subsidizing CNG prices.

Posted on Apr 18, 2022 2:33 PM IST 6 Pictures


Residents are bearing the brunt of a strike called by Delhi Auto Taxi Drivers Associations over rising fuel prices. (Raj K Raj/Hindustan Times)


Train passengers are facing difficulty outside New Delhi Railway Station as most taxis and auto rickshaws were off the roads due to the taxi and auto rickshaw strike. (Raj K Raj/Hindustan Times)


A two-day strike – called by several car, cab and taxi driver associations over soaring fuel prices – begins in Delhi on Monday. (Raj K Raj/Hindustan Times)



City residents face major inconvenience as Delhi Automobile and Taxi Drivers Associations call strikes. Citizens crave public transport and scorching heat. (Raj K Raj/Hindustan Times)


Delhi residents rush to public transport including buses, subways as cars and taxis go on strike. (Raj K Raj/Hindustan Times)