The opposition Congress on Monday called for nationwide shut-down due to hike in fuel prices and falling value of the rupee against the dollar. About 20 political parties are participating in the protest.
New Delhi: A united opposition, led by Congress President Rahul Gandhi, on Monday staged a 1.8-km long foot march here in support of 'Bharat Bandh' called by his party.
Patna: Pappu Yadav's party workers damaged dozens of four wheelers, buses, and two-wheelers on Monday.
Mumbai: Congress workers stop a train at Andheri during 'Bharat Bandh' protest in Chikmagalur on Monday.
Guwahati: A security personnel walks past a burning tyre during 'Bharat Bandh' protest against fuel price hike and depreciation of the rupee.
Agartala: Policemen detain a Congress Party worker during 'Bharat Bandh' protest on Monday.
Guwahati: Congress in-charge for Assam, Harish Rawat, and party supporters during 'Bharat Bandh' protest.
Jammu: Detained Congress Party workers raise slogans during 'Bharat Bandh' protest.
Chikmagalur: Stranded passenger with their luggages wait on a platform during 'Bharat Bandh' strike.
New Delhi: Policemen lathi-charge on members of Indian Youth Congress protesting during 'Bharat Bandh' on Monday.