Police detain Pro-Kannada activists who were protesting against the formation of Maratha Development Authority

Karnataka bandh conjures up lukewarm reaction

The state-wide bandh known as via pro-Kannada teams in Karnataka on Saturday opposing the federal government’s choice to create a company for Maratha group, gained a lukewarm reaction with out a main affect on commonplace existence. Rather then stray incidents like miscreants pelting stones on buses at Ok R Puram and Chandpura within the town, the day handed off via and massive peacefully. Autorickshaws, cabs, public delivery buses and metro products and services had been at the roads as same old whilst accommodations and stores and institutions had been open.