HAFLONG, Sept 10: The normal life in Dima Hasao district was affected following the 24 hours Bharat Bandh called by Congress party today.
During the bandh market, transportation, banks, educational institutions etc. remained closed. Police in Haflong arrested some bandh supporters including congress leaders who had organised protest march otherwise bandh passed off peacefully and no untoward incident reported so far from any parts of the district.
It may be reminded that the “Bharat Bandh” in the district (12 hrs) today from 5:00 AM to 5:00 PM was call by the Congress Party in protest against the price rise of petrol, diesel, cooking gas, etc.