Demonetisation hit Himachal Pradesh’s small and medium industry since migrant labour was paid in cash. As units cut production, migrant workers headed home. Traders seeking compensation.
BJP: Demonetisation is a move against black money and fake currency.
Congress: A failed bid to track black money. The move was detrimental to economy, only inconvenienced the common man.
CPM: Move harmed the economy and the poor, particularly labourers, were worst hit.