The opposition AIADMK on Monday called for a special session of the Puducherry territorial assembly to discuss the "deteriorating" law and order.
The bandh call was given by AITUC, CITU and BMS. They also wanted a solatium of Rs 25 lakh to the family of the deceased trade union leader.
Puducherry police arrested
five persons in connection with the recent violence at Yanam
Violence had broken out in Yanam on Jan 27 when frenzied workers of Regency Ceramics went on the rampage after their leader was allegedly killed.
Oppn Cong legislator has requested the postponement of practical examinations for students of a higher
secondary school as it had been by a mob.
Day in Pics: 29th January
Showbiz World - January 29, 2015
President Barack Obama's speech at Siri Fort auditorium