Rourkela: Pressing for fulfillment of a six-point charter of demands, BJP today observed a 12-hour bandh in Bonai of Sundergarh district disrupting normal life at several places in the region.
Their demands include speedy work of Bimalagada-Talcher railway project and declaring Bonai block as complete drought-hit.
As part of the protest, the party activists blocked NH-143 and NH-215, due to which large number of vehicles were stranded on both sides of the road. Besides, the party activists were seen picketing at several places in the town.
Meanwhile, police personnel were deployed at several places in the town to avoid any untoward incident during the bandh.