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India23, Mar 2020, 6:24 PM IST
COVID-19: Panic buying begins at vegetable shops, grocery stores and petrol bunks in Bengaluru
Immediately after the government of Karnataka announced a total lockdown, public thronged petrol bunks, vegetable shops and grocery stores to stock up on items. This panic buying has resulted in vegetable rates going over the roof.
India13, Feb 2020, 3:47 PM IST
Karnataka bandh: Pro-Kannada activists submit memorandum to CM Yediyurappa
The protesters have demanded for the immediate implementation of Dr Sarojini Mahishi Committee report which seeks jobs for Kannadigas in private and public sector undertakings
India13, Feb 2020, 11:40 AM IST
Karnataka bandh: Protesters hurl stones at bus in Mangaluru, none injured
As per the latest update, in the capital city Bengaluru, the bandh has hit daily commute for many as Ola, Uber cabs, and autorickshaws have stayed off the roads. However, buses are plying as usual. Stones were pelted on a Tirupati-Mangaluru bus in Farangipet, Mangaluru.
India13, Feb 2020, 9:43 AM IST
Karnataka bandh evokes mixed reactions across state
Normal life hasn’t taken a hit as local buses and Namma Metro are plying as usual and people are out on streets carrying on with their normal routine. However, the response to the bandh was mixed as some parts functioned normally while protesters were detained in some other parts for creating chaos in Bengaluru.
India12, Feb 2020, 5:23 PM IST
Karnataka Bandh: Will schools, colleges be closed tomorrow? Education minister speaks
With pro-Kannada organisation Karnataka Sanghatanegala Okkoota calling for a day-long bandh, confusion shrouds parents over the functioning of schools and colleges. However, education minister S Suresh has issued a clarification
India12, Feb 2020, 5:14 PM IST
Karnataka bandh: Cabs, autos to stay off roads; petrol bunks may be shut on February 13
Normal life in Karnataka may take a hit on Thursday as a pro-Kannada organisation has called for a day-long bandh demanding implementation of Sarojini Mahishi committee report. The report stresses on job quota for Kannadigas.
India12, Feb 2020, 3:45 PM IST
Karnataka Bandh: KSRTC, BMTC to function as usual
Announcing only moral support to the pro-Kannada organisation for their day-long agitation, the biggest transport system in Karnataka, BMTC and KSRTC will not take part in protests, keeping public inconvenience in mind. The KSRTC MD said, it will take police support to ensure safe service in sensitive areas.
India8, Jan 2020, 1:54 PM IST
Bharat Bandh: Mixed reactions across country
More than 10 trade unions across the country observed Bharat bandh and protested over Centre’s policies and action towards workers. However, the response to the bandh was mixed as some parts functioned normally while protesters were detained in some other parts across the country.
India8, Jan 2020, 11:12 AM IST
Bharat Bandh: Protesters detained in Kolar
On the backdrop of Bharat bandh, trade unions which staged a protest in front of Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) bus depot in Kolar were detained by the police. However, bandh has had no effect in many places in Karnataka.
India8, Jan 2020, 8:39 AM IST
Trade unions observe bandh today; services unaffected in Bengaluru
More than 10 central trade unions have called for a strike today. However, with slight protests across Karnataka, bandh has not affected Bengaluru yet.
India7, Jan 2020, 6:25 PM IST
Bharat bandh: ‘No holiday in Karnataka’, says education department; BMTC, KSRTC warns employees
As confusion shrouds Bengaluru regarding tomorrow's Bharat Bandh called by trade unions, especially with its impact on public transport, transport minister Laxman Savadi and top officials have issued warning to public transport employees saying those who will absent themselves from work will not get their salary.
India20, Nov 2019, 12:03 PM IST
Kerala MLA sustains head injury in police baton charge; KSU calls for statewide education bandh
Kerala MLA Shafi Parambil, KSU state president KM Abhijith and several other members of the union were injured in the incident. Protesting the police assault on the activists, KSU has called for a state-wide education bandh on Wednesday (November 20).
India8, Nov 2019, 4:58 PM IST
Karnataka Doctors Protest: Karnataka Rakshana Vedike members detained; doctors call-off strike
The state-wide bandh on all non-emergency services declared by the IMA last Friday has led to police personnel detaining members of Karnataka Rakshana Vedike. Doctors ended their protest on November 8
India19, Oct 2019, 7:04 PM IST
Bus strike: Telangana Jana Samiti president Kodandaram arrested
Telangana Road Transport Corporation strike turned tense after police detained Telangana Jana Samiti president-professor M Kodandaram
NEWS10, Jan 2019, 6:12 PM IST
BMTC reports Rs 6.5 crore loss due to two-day violence
After Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation reported Rs 7.82 crore loss due to vandalism on January 8 and 9, Bengaluru Metropolitan Transport Corporation reported 79 incidents where vandals forced the corporation to incur a loss of Rs 6.5 crore