Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Rairakhol, May 3:
Maa Lakshmi Pratibeshi Mahila Samiti, a women’s body today observed 12-hour bandh here demanding availability of drinking water in the town during the scorching summer.
All the shops and offices remained closed and the vehicular movements were halted due to the bandh called by the women organisation.
The locals and various organisations also supported the bandh demanding resumption of pending project, which was launched five years ago for providing piped drinking water to Rairakhol and adjacent areas from Mahanadi river.