A general strike: the impact of the bandh would be fatal to the cloth trade
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- However, we had to postpone that, since Thursday was the day of the bandh (general strike) called by the VHP-SS.
- A father who switched on the early morning news to keep tabs on lightning strikes and bandhs and heated the water for my early morning bath.
- Within Kathmandu and in other towns in the valleys general strikes, or bandhs, took place on a regular basis after 2001.
via Hindi from Sanskrit bandh 'to stop'.