SARGODHA - A shutter- down strike was observed in city and all suburban areas here on Wednesday against worst loadshedding. On the call of Markazi Anjman-e-Tajran, all traders associations and their subsidiary organisations showed unity by observing a complete strike. All prominent bazaars like Katchery Bazaar, Amin Bazaar, Muslim Bazaar, Karkhana Bazaar, Urdu Bazaar, Fatima Jinnah road, Liaquat Bazaar, Sarafa Bazaar and others markets and business centers remained closed while a huge protest rally by President Khawaja Ahmed Hanif, Mian Abdul Jabbar, Sheikh Masood Ahmed, Shafiq ur Rehman, Bhai Abdul Rehman, Mian Zahid, Shaheen Ehsan Mughal and other trader leaders marched on various roads. They burnt tyres and chanted slogans. Later the protesters dispersed peacefully. Meanwhile, district administration took strict measures to avoid any unpleasant situation. On the other hand, citizens faced great difficulties in getting household items and edibles due to strike.