Kalahandi,November 23: Maoist bandh today has affected the normal life in three blocks of Kalahandi district over the killing of three civilians in police encounter in Karlapat forest last week.
The roads in the three blocks wore a deserted look as buses and other vehicles remained off roads.
People remained stranded at these three blocks– Thuamul Rampur, Lanjigarh and Sadar block– due to the dawn-to-dusk bandh in the district. Besides, commercial establishments remained shut and residents remained indoors.
The bandh call was given by Umakant, secretary of Bansadhara-Ghumusar-Nagabali committee of the CPI (Maoist).