Opposing encroachment of government degree college lands in the district headquarters, all-party committee observed bandh on Saturday. Shops, commercial complexes and educational institutions downed shutters voluntarily since morning.
On the occasion, all parties — TRS, BJP, Congress, CPI, CPM and several student unions participated in the two-wheeler rally, which passed through main streets. The participants raised slogans saying ‘Kabjadarullara Kabardar’.
Government whip Gampa Govardhan and leaders from all political parties participated in the rally. All-party leaders made it clear that they will organise agitation in phases till the college ground was registered in the name of the college. (NSS)