Strike cripples life in Gulmi

GULMI: Normal life in Gulmi district has been crippled today due to a strike called by the locals against the police highhandedness in a demonstrations staged on Wednesday. The locals also staged protests against excessive power cuts.

Transportation to and from the district and markets have closed.  Major markets in the district including Tamgash, Ruru, Dhurkot and others have closed and the strike has affected the life totally.

Nearly two dozens police and demonstrators were injured in a clash ensued between police and demonstrations on Wednesday.