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Strike paralyzed normalcy in Dhubri

Normal life was paralysed in Dhubri district following a 24-hour bandh called by the various parties and organizations in protest against the killing of a wholesale trader on Saturday. All shops and business establishments, offices, financial institutions and educational institutions remained closed. Roads wore a desert look under the impact of the bandh.


The bandh to protest the killing of a 62-year old wholesale trader Jhumurlal Jain at his shop by two assailants at Chowkbazaar area, was peaceful. The shutdown was called by the BJP, All Assam Bhojpuri Parishad and All Dhubri Vyavasik Sansthan with the AIUDF and AGP extending support to it.

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