Congress, Left Parties Stage 12-Hour Shutdown in India’s West Bengal State, Blocking Trains, Roads

On Thursday, students from left-wing parties held a march against the Trinamool Congress-led West Bengal government demanding jobs and industrialisation in the state. Police used teargas and charged them wielding canes as some of the protesters tried to break barriers and head towards the state chief’s office. A few protesters were detained.

Congress, Left Parties Stage 12-Hour Shutdown in India’s West Bengal State, Blocking Trains, Roads
On Thursday, students from left-wing parties held a march against the Trinamool Congress-led West Bengal government demanding jobs and industrialisation in the state. Police used teargas and charged them wielding canes as some of the protesters tried to break barriers and head towards the state chief’s office. A few protesters were detained.