Bandh over poll anomalies in Puducherry affects normal life
The New Indian Express Chennai|October 12, 2021
THE bandh in Puducherry, called by the opposition Congress, DMK, and their allies, to protest against alleged irregularities in conducting the local body polls, affected normal life in the Union Territory on Monday. Shops and businesses remained shut, while private buses, auto-rickshaws, and vehicles, barring government buses, stayed off the roads.

The Puducherry Chamber of Commerce, which had objected to the polls being held during the festive season, also supported the bandh.

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