token strike

token strike

n
(Industrial Relations & HR Terms) a brief strike intended to convey strength of feeling on a disputed issue
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The operations were suspended in Civil and Bolan medical college hospitals due to a token strike being observed by the Young Doctors Association (YDA).
To pressurize the provincial Government YDA's token strike continue for 2ndday in the provincial capital, where young Doctors have suspended all medical operations in OPDs for two hours and locked the main gate.
Zahoor Soomro visited the token strike camp to show the unity with SAU officers and employees for the real solution of problems and against corruption.
The action sparked a reaction as workers of the Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (HMC) observed a token strike on Wednesday.
Dr Usman Makho, said doctors from all over Sindh will observe token strike outside the local press clubs in each district of province soon.
FAISALABAD -- Lawyers on Saturday observed a token strike to press their demand for early establishment of Lahore High Court (LHC) bench in Faisalabad.
However, the Bar Association declared a day's token strike.
FAISALABAD -- The lawyers have observed a token strike here on Saturday to press their demand for early establishment of Lahore High Court (LHC) bench at Faisalabad.
Truck operators across the country are on a 2-day token strike against the GST, high diesel prices, harassment by authorities on roads and toll policies, said the All India Motor Transport Congress (AIMTC).
SWABI -- About 1200 workers of Tarbela Dam Fourth extension project here on Tuesday held a token strike and warned that they would extend protest for a long time against the Chinese company if it failed to meet their various demands repeatedly presented to its officials at different times.
The Law Commission has recommended amendment to the Advocates Act, to allow lawyers a day's token strike in compelling circumstances with the prior approval of the bar council concerned even though it suggested barring lawyers from practising if they indulged in chronic disruption of court work.
Pakistan Medical Association has started a hunger strike camp and token strike daily closing OPDs from 11.