A young MP writes:
- The bandh culture has crippled economic growth and industrial development of the state. Many industrialists still consider
West Bengala politically volatile state where most political parties use bandhs as tools to realise their demands. Surprisingly, even the common man has come to be bandh-friendly these days, largely because a bandh gives you a sudden holiday for nothing. But this is disastrous. Bandhs should be discouraged at all levels. Bandhs have hit our image very badly.