Farmers Block NH In Bhadrak

Bhadrak: Amid allegation of irregularities in paddy procurement, farmers blocked NH-53 near Basantia chhak in Anandpur in Bhadrak.

The farmers staged a road blockade by placing sacks containing paddy on the National Highway. Many vehicles remained stranded on both sides of the road. Road communication on the busy highway was hit due to agitation.

Police have rushed to the spot and are trying to pacify the agitators.