BJP calls for Sundargarh bandh to protest egg attack on Jual Oram
Rourkela: BJP has called for seven-hour bandh on Friday to protest the egg attack on Union Minister of Tribal Affairs Jual Oram. The bandh would be effective from 6 AM to 1 PM.
The Union Minister’s carcade was shown black flags and hurled with eggs during his visit to Kendrapara to attend the ‘Sabka Saath Sabka Vikas Programme.’
The Minister had alleged the involvement of BJD members in the attack.
“’I condemn in the strongest terms to anti Adivasi mindset of BJD who have thrown eggs on me in Kendrapara,” Oram had tweeted.
Meanwhile, BJP has filed a police complaint at Aul Police station against 22 persons involved in the incident.