‘Bharat bandh’ against the rising fuel prices severely affected normal life in all over nation . Here are the effect of Bharat bandh through the lenses.
The Congress on Monday challenged the Narendra Modi government to cut the excise duty and customs duty on petrol and diesel after what it called was a successful Bharat Bandh from Kashmir to Kanyakumari. Party spokesperson Randeep Surjewala said the Centre can’t hide behind the excuse of “global reasons” for the high prices as it had increased taxes substantially in the last few years. He also thanked the 20 other opposition parties for joining the nationwide strike.
Here is the Bharat Bandh through the lenses