November 15, 2019 01:52 PM NPT
By: Arjun Oli
NEPALGUNJ, Nov 15: Common people in Banke have been hit hard by a general strike called by Nepal Tarun Dal, a sister wing of Nepali Congress.
All the educational institutions, marketplace and factories have remained closed and transportation has come to a halt.
A few days ago, police arrested Sandip Jung Shah from a local restaurant of Nepalgunj-20 with an American piston, two round bullet and a magazine from his parked car (Ba18 Cha 4211).
In the protest of his arrest, the Tarun Dal announced shut-down demanding the immediate release of Shah. The cadres of NC and members of Tarun Dal have taken to the street chanting slogans against the government.