At 1030 a.m. There has been almost NO impact of the Karnataka Bandh in Belgaum city. Traffic is normal and most schools are running however a few schools have declared a holiday. Banks, commercial establishments are open in the main market as of now.
Just getting reports that a few people on bikes asked to close shops in Tilakwadi area.
Main city Market is open and normal even tough the number of people expected on Saturday; is less.
The activists of Karnataka Nav Nirmaan Pade, Karnataka Rakhshane Vedike were arrested as they protested at Chennamma Circle separately. Even tyres were burnt at the circle as part of the protest. They were later released.