Security measures have been stepped up in Assam in view of the 12-hour Assam bandh on Friday called by the Bajrang Dal to protest against the AIUDF's alleged links with jihadi and terror outfits in Bangladesh.
The 1,000 hour Karbi Anglong bandh called by Joint Action Committee for Autonomous State (JACAS) began on Monday morning, affecting the normal life and vehicular movement on highways passing through the district.
Jharkhand bandh called by the CPI (Maoists) to protest against police firing in Garwah district early this month evoked a mixed response in the mineral-rich Kolhan region of the state with stray incidents of violence reported from some places.
The 12-hour Assam bandh called by the Opposition Asom Gana Parishad and the Assam Tea Tribes Students` Association, to protest against yesterday`s police firing in Golaghat in which three persons were killed, paralysed normal life across the state.
Shops in many parts of this Cauvery delta area town remained closed Monday following a bandh call given by the Cauvery River Rights` Retrieval Committee demanding the constitution of Cauvery Management Board.
Normal life was affected in Arunachal Pradesh following the 36-hour state-wide bandh called by the All Arunachal Pradesh Students` Union in protest against the non-fulfilment of its various charters of demands.
Barring some minor incidents of violence, normal life came to a standstill in Dimapur, the commercial hub of Nagaland, following a 12-hour bandh called by the Nagaland Foothill Road Coordination Committee (NFHRCC) on Monday.
The 24-hour shutdown sponsored by the proscribed Hynniewtrep National Liberation Council (HNLC) in the Khasi?Jaintia Hills region of Meghalaya to protest against the recent National Green Tribunal (NGT) ruling on banning of rat-hole mining passed off peacefully with no untoward incident, officials said.
TRS president and Telangana Chief Minister-elect K Chandrasekhar Rao has called for a shutdown in the region tomorrow in protest against the Centre`s reported move to issue an ordinance merging certain villages in Khammam district into residuary Andhra Pradesh.
Normal life was paralysed in Haflong and some other parts of Dima Hasao district on Friday following a 24-hour-bandh called by North Cachar Hills Indigenous Student Forum (NCHISF) and North Cachar Hills Indigenous Women Forum (NCHIWF).