bharat bandh

During the monsoon session of Parliament, the Modi government had brought an ordinance related to agriculture, against which there is anger among farmers across the country.

Bahujan Kranti Morcha calls for Bharat Bhandh against CAA and NRC bill. Many other organisation have also been called for Bharat Bandh.

Soon after the strike, there have been reports of social barbarism and desecration in many parts of the country. The protest has hampered the day to day life of commoners.

New Delhi: The Bharat Bandh called by the Congress and Left on Monday against rising fuel prices and tumbling rupee evoked mixed response in the country as the opposition closed its ranks against the Modi government. The BJP dubbed the protest a failure. The day-long shutdown affected normal life in Odisha, Karnataka, Bihar, Kerala and Tripura …

New Delhi: A depreciating rupee and expensive crude oil further pushed domestic fuel prices to new record highs on Monday even as a united Opposition led by the Congress staged a nationwide shutdown protest against the rising prices. Petrol in Delhi rose by 23 paise to Rs 80.73 per litre, while it rose by 22 paise, …

Patna: A critically ill two-year-old girl died on Monday on her way to a hospital as Bharat Bandh supporters blocked roads in Bihar’s Jehanabad town. Pramod Manjhi, the victim’s father, said his daughter was suffering from diarrhoea and was advised to take her to a hospital in Jehanabad. “We faced several obstructions on our way to …

New Delhi: Calling the hike in prices of petroleum products a “momentary difficulty” due to the international crisis, the BJP on Monday condemned incidents of violence during the Bharat Bandh. The Bharatiya Janata Party also claimed that the shutdown was “unsuccessful” because people understand the reasons why petrol and diesel prices were going up. “Why the …