A junior staffer said that though the employees were glad to see the increment in their salaries, they were disappointed to find that the salaries for the days they were on strike.
Mumbai's civic transport, comprising a workforce of 32,000 people, has been demanding the merger of BEST budget with 'A' budget of BMC.
Bombay High Court has directed the workers of Brihanmumbai Electric Supply and Transport Undertaking (BEST) to end their indefinite strike and make an announcement on the same within an hour.
As talks between union leaders and officials remained inconclusive on Thursday, the BEST employees extended the strike even on Friday.
Even as the strike called by the employees of Brihamumbai Electricity Supply and Transport (BEST) buses continues, employees of Mumbai monorail have also threatened a stir.
The Central Railway will run the extra train from Thane to CSMT, CSMT to Kalyan, Vashi to CSMT and CSMT to Panvel to avoid inconvenience to people.
According to a tweet by ANI, the Central Rail CPRO said in view of BEST buses strike, Mumbai Division will run extra sub-services.