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Wednesday, March 9

Thousands stranded as E.C.D. minibus operators strike

Kaieteur News: "Passengers dependent on the route 44 minibus service, especially the Enmore and Victoria commuters, continue to brace themselves for another day of hardship as bus operators have vowed to maintain their strike action to press for a $20 increase in fares.+
The operators parked their vehicles for a second day, yesterday, almost crippling the transportation system along the East Coast of Demerara, as many passengers were left stranded.