Bharat bandh

Agnipath: 600 trains cancelled on day of bandh, farmer outfit to join protest

Seeking to broaden the stir, the Samyukta Kisan Morach (SKM) said it would hold a countrywide protest against the scheme on June 24.

published on : 21st June 2022

No impact of Bharat Bandh on Delhi markets, say traders

The impact of the bandh, called by some organisations, was not seen in different commercial markets here, including Lajpat Nagar, Sarojini Nagar, Palika Bazar and Khan Market. 

published on : 21st June 2022

Kerala Police Chief calls for vigilance

The entire police force has to be on duty full time on Monday, the DGP said.

published on : 20th June 2022

Section 144 imposed, don't violate law: Noida Police warn ahead of Monday's Bharat Bandh

An official urged citizens to help police identify the anti-social elements engaged in the protests and also appealed to them to caution youngsters against demonstrations.

published on : 19th June 2022

Chennai Metro patronage picks up as 44.67 lakh passengers avail services in the month of March

In the month of January, 25.19 lakh passengers availed the Metro and in the month of February, the figure rose to 31.86 lakh. 

published on : 1st April 2022

Long queues at post offices Post two-day strike

While a senior postal employee claimed that there were no complaints from public, the long queues and experience of visitors gave a contradictory picture.

published on : 31st March 2022

Fewer Bharat bandhs if government is more flexible

While transport and high street life has hardly been affected, there has been heavy absenteeism in banks, leading to disruption of financial services.

published on : 30th March 2022

Two-day stir deals a big blow to tourism

Tourists stopped from travelling, many forced to cancel conferences, police book cases against rioters

published on : 30th March 2022

Strike brings life to halt; KSRTC staff attacked near Pappanamcode

A KSRTC bus driver and a conductor were attacked by a group of protesters near Pappanamcode.

published on : 30th March 2022

Day 2 of Bharat bandh: 60% buses back on road in Chennai

Over 60 per cent of MTC buses in Chennai began plying on the second day of Bharat Bandh on Tuesday, according to representatives of trade unions.

published on : 30th March 2022

Bharat bandh: Agony ends, but at what cost?

Fruit vendors, merchants and general public affected by the two-day nationwide stir

published on : 30th March 2022

Bharat Bandh: Normal life thrown haywire in Puducherry

The bandh called to protest the anti-people policies of the Centre saw shops and business establishments downing shutters, while most private buses went off the road. 

published on : 29th March 2022

Strike throws life out of gear in Ernakulam, panchayat secy attacked

Taxis, autorickshaws, KSRTC and private buses remain off the road | Shops stay shuttered

published on : 29th March 2022

Kerala HC steps in, dies non invoked, govt staff must join duty Tuesday

“No leave of any kind shall be sanctioned for government employees unless due to unavoidable reasons,” Chief Secretary V P Joy said in the order invoking dies non.

published on : 29th March 2022

Bharat bandh: Of a pointless strike and lives crippled

There was anger and annoyance as the first day of strike brought Kerala to a stop. People were seen stuck at many places.

published on : 29th March 2022

Strike or not, work for CPM party congress can go on

It is often repeated that ‘you know nothing about this party’ whenever a discussion about the tactics and policies of CPM comes up.

published on : 29th March 2022

These few villages in Ernakulam say a firm ‘no’ to strikes

While the lives of commoners came to a halt following the 48-hour national strike, there are a few pockets in Ernakulam district that stood resilient against the shutdown.

published on : 29th March 2022

Strike becomes hartal again, untoward incidents in many Kerala districts

Normal life affected across state | KSRTC runs only emergency services | Panchayat secy attacked in Kothamangalam | Several shops closed forcibly

published on : 29th March 2022

Lukewarm response to trade union bandh in Odisha

Passengers at Baramunda bus stand were stranded for at least two to three hours as buses remained off the road affecting public transport. 

published on : 29th March 2022

Win some, lose some as Bharat bandh applies brakes on Tamil Nadu

With fewer buses on the road, commuters of all sorts find it hard to reach their destinations, forcing to them to hire autos, cabs, minivans at higher fares

published on : 29th March 2022
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