Bharat Bandh LIVE: Markets shut, transport facilities affected as farmers join day-long protest over GST, fuel hike

Bharat Bandh LIVE: Markets shut, transport facilities affected as farmers join day-long protest over GST, fuel hike

Jagran English

New Delhi | Jagran News Desk: A nationwide Bharat Bandh has been called on Friday by The Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) and The All India Transporters Welfare Association (AITWA) in protest against the rising petrol and diesel prices, simplification of goods and service tax (GST) and the contentious E-way law.

The protesters have said that all commercial shops, excluding those engaged in essential services, will remain shut on Friday as a part of the 'Bharat Vyapar Bandh'. The protesters have claimed that nearly 40,000 trade organisations have supported the bandh that will be held from 6 am to 8 pm on Friday.

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