Kalahandi/Dhenkanal/Bolangir: Vehicular traffic was paralyzed at different places across the State including, Kalahandi, Dhenkanal and Bolangir on Tuesday following bandh over various demands.
In Bhawanipatna of Kalahandi district, a 12-hour bandh was called by Janmamati Surakshya Sangram Samiti today demanding land patta for homestead lands for slum dwellers of the town. They are deprived of various government schemes and programmes.
Vehicular movement was hit as activists blocked the road by burning tyres at different places due to the dawn-to-dusk bandh.
Similarly, a 12-hour bandh was observed by BJP in Dhenkanal district demanding the appointment of doctors and availability of all other healthcare facilities at all the DHH, CHCs and PHCs.
Vehicular movement was disrupted as activists blocked the road by burning tyres at different places. The agitators also locked the office of the district Collector.
The Nagrika Committee called for a 24-hour bandh in Tusura and Gudvela in Bolangir district demanding renovation of the Tusura hospital.