Coimbatore: In the wake of a bandh call given by the Kongu Nadu Munnetra Kazhagam (KMK) in protest against the lathi-charge on the party cadre on Thursday night, shopkeepers downed shutters of their shops in Palladam on Saturday.

A section of KMK activists staged a road blockade around 9 p.m. on Thursday.

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