Curchorem: There was not much effect of Bharat bandh called by All Trade Unions on Wednesday as all the business establishment including banks remained opened for entire day.
However, baring few most of the private buses were off the road, KTC buses including shuttle service buses played as per regular scheduled on all the designated routes from Curchorem and vice-versa. “Besides regular trips our buses made 15 additional trips. 5 additional trips to Ponda, 6 to Margao, 2 to Sanguem and 1 each to Molem and Neturlim from Curchorem bus stand.” Informed KTC official from Curchorem.
All the educational institutions from the area functioned normally bearing few students coming from faraway places like Vaddem, Neturlim were allowed to leave early from evening session classes.
According to Curchorem PI Ravindra Dessai no untoward incident was reported till late evening and everything went peacefully. [H]