GUWAHATI: The Kamrup (metro) unit of AASU (All Assam Students' Union), on Saturday, staged a rally and also carried out a procession protesting the sharp rise in prices of fuel and essential commodities.
The AASU members first held the rally at Swahid Nyas at Uzan Bazar. Then the protestors shouting slogans against the government took out a procession. They carried placards, empty gas cylinders, and some also wore garlands made of onions and potatoes while demanding control of the steep hike in prices of the essential commodities. Some protestors even banged the steel plates and tumblers during the occasion.
Such protest rallies were held across the State.