Traders in greater Guwahati areas observed a half-day closure in support of the Jan Lokpal Bill and to express solidarity with Anna Hazare. Shops and business establishments downed their shutters till 1 p.m. in response to a call given by the All Guwahati Traders' Association. The traders also took out a protest rally .

Supporters of Mr. Hazare and Team Anna picketed in front of the residence of PCC President and Congress MP in the Rajya Sabha Bhubaneswar Kalita, Union Minister of State for Development of North Eastern Region Paban Singh Ghatowar, f Congress MP from Jorahat Bijoy Krishna Handique, AGP MPs Birendra Prasad Baishya and Joesph Toppo.