12-hour bandh in Dhenkanal’s Bhuban hits traffic movement
Dhenkanal: A 12-hour bandh in Bhuban in Dhenkanal district demanding development of Bhuban hospital has disrupted vehicular traffic in the area on Friday.
The agitation has been called by Regional Development Committee over the demands of development of the local hospital and appointment of permanent doctors.
As per sources, hundreds of vehicles remained stranded on both sides of the highway as agitators staged road blockade at Kalibazar Chhak on NH-53.
Commuters faced a tough time as bus services were interrupted. Markets and business establishments have also remained closed in view of the bandh.
Reportedly, police personnel have been deployed at several places in the block to avoid any untoward situation, sources said.