The employees of Market Yards announced that they would strike work beginning Wednesday night in support of a unified Andhra Pradesh much to the concern of farmers. They asked farmers not to bring agriculture produce to any of the 11 market yards in the district where employees would go on strike.

The protesters of Employees JAC disrupted the traffic on the main road for two hours here on Wednesday protesting against the bifurcation of the State. The employees of R and B, Commercial Taxes, Judicial Services and Irrigation Department took part in the protest.