At a television panel on ALTER TV station the President of the taxi owners’association asked the taxi owners and drivers to refrain from any violent acts.”We follow Ghandi’s view”, he claimed. “Mr. Ragousis (Minister of infrastructure) is praying for us to cause disruption. We must keep our cool, march peacefully and make proposals.” Mr.Lyberopoulos, as well as Mr.Manolis – right wing unionist-hinted that the change from Mr.Reppas to Mr.Ragousis law is due to pressure from circles who want to monopolize the taxi market.
Greek taxi drivers strike escalates