Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Puri, Mar 21:
Normal life paralyzed due to strike called by the Congress party demanding arrest of food supplies and consumer welfare minister Sanjay Dasburma on allegations of receiving an SUV vehicle by tainted Artha Tatwa chit fund owner in Brahmagiri, Puri district in Odisha.
Streets remained deserted, with shops and business houses being closed due to the bandh. Congress activists staged protests in various parts of the town.
Notably, senior Congress leader Lalatendu Bidyadhar (Lulu) Mohapatra had alleged that the chit fund company owner Pradeep Sethi had gifted Sanjay Dasburma a Pajero SUV.