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Market strike hits Kharagpur

Kharagpur, Nov. 12: Crisis deepened on the second day of the 72-hour Kharagpur Railway Market strike called by about 5,000 traders to protest a rent hike by the railway authorities.

The shutdown has affected about 8 lakh people in Kharagpur town, the Kalaikunda and Salua air bases, the IIT and the railway division area.

Supply of fish and vegetables has completely stopped as the local Gol Bazar and Gate Bazar remained closed.

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