Visakhapatnam city interrupted on Thursday as Bandh call given by left parties in object against the Centre limited allocation of funds for the state in this budget found support from all opposition parties along with Jana Sena, YSR Congress, Congress and even the BJP.
The bandh completed peacefully in the North Andhra districts as all private and government transport services came interrupted and commercial complexes, colleges and others remained closed for the day on Thursday.
The leading TDP’s Telugu Desam Party’s followers are also performing protests and rallies. Theatres, banks, petrol bunks and other remained closed. All people are supported to the bandh for allocation of funds in Budget 2018-19. Police force was deployed at strategic location throughout the district and in other districts to avoid untoward incidents. People travelling to other places, they face lot of problems due to break-off transport services.
Even vegetable markets also closed due to State Bandh. Transport services slowly began after 2 pm. Around 50,000 auto-rickshaws in North Andhra are believed to have break-off their transport services.