13 Nov, Rolpa : The Rolpa banda (general shutdown) called by Biplav-led Nepal Communist Party has badly affected people’s daily life. The Rolpa bazaar is closed since morning.
Similarly, transportation service is halted and educational institutions closed.
Nepal Communist Party Rolpa has informed that the banda was called against the arrest of its district In-charge Dal Bahadur Khatri and Secretary Santosh Subedi, among others.
Yagyashwor Acharya representing the Jaljala Transport Entrepreneurs’ Committee said vehicles used for both long and short routes have been left inoperative due to banda.
The students going to college returned home halfway.
Although there are no cadres and leaders of the party seen on the street, the activities in the district are badly affected.
The panic gripped people in the district after former finance minister Barsha Man Pun was attacked during the election campaigning on Saturday and Sunday.