Anuppur In protest against the proposed privatization of banks on the call of the United Forum of Bank Unions, the employees’ two-day, 15 and 16 March nationwide bank strike took effect in the entire district. Due to the strike, work in all public sector banks, regional rural banks has come to a standstill. The strike has caused a turnover of about 50 crores in the entire district. SBI organization secretary Krishna Kumar Agnihotri said that one million bank employees across the country are on a nationwide strike today and tomorrow to protest against the proposed privatization of banks. Due to the strike, work in all public sector banks, regional rural banks, has come to a standstill. At the same time, more than 50 crore business of one day has been affected by this strike. Private banks not included: The impact of the strike is visible on all public sector banks including SBI, PNB, Canara, Bank of Badoda. According to the organization secretary of SBI, check clearance and government transactions have been affected at the branch level of banks. Along with this, he said that it can have an impact on the money market and the stock market as well. However, branches of private sector banks ICICI Bank, HDFC Bank and Axis Bank continued to function as usual during this period. Private sector banks are not involved in this strike.