Day 3: Odisha Assembly Adjourned Till 4 PM Amid Opposition Ruckus Over Paddy Procurement

Bhubaneswar: With opposition BJP and Congress creating a ruckus over procurement of paddy in the Odisha Assembly, Speaker Surya Narayan Patro adjourned the proceedings till 4 pm on Saturday.

As soon as the question hour began, the members of Opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Congress created an uproar alleging that the farmers were sustaining heavy loss as their produce was lying at the mandis with the procurement agencies not lifting the paddy.

As the Opposition continued to disrupt the proceedings, the Speaker adjourned till 11.30 pm. With the uproar continuing, Patro adjourned the House till 4 pm.