Jandiala Manjaki, October 18(STN): The bus operators, who are going through economic downturn, have announced that they will gather in Jalandhar on October 21. This protest will be under the leadership of Punjab Motor Union negligible behavior against the demands. Union leader Sandeep Sharma said that on October 21, bus operators from all the districts of Punjab will gather in large numbers at the Desh Bhagat Memorial Hall in Jalandhar. He said that diesel, spare parts, tires and other good prices have already put a burden on the bus operators, especially the small scale bus operators, who are majorly affected by the recession. Despite low ridership and advance tax in the government treasury, no attention is being given to the bus operators . After this ignorance by the Mann government operators have called for a gathering of maximum number Punjab bus operators.