In Assam, normal life has been affected at many places due to the dawn-to-dusk bandh called for demanding ST status to six communities.
Vehicular movement has been disrupted and business establishments remained closed at some places.
However, there was no affect of the bandh in Guwahati city. No untoward incident has been reported, so far, as security has been beefed up.
The bandh has been called by the joint forum of six communities – Moran, Muttock, Tai Ahom, Koch Rajbongshi Chutia and Tea Tribes who are demanding ST status.