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Dhenkanal: Normal life was badly affected in Kamakhyanagar area in the district today, following a nine-hour bandh called by lawyers’ association over a four-point charter of demands. Congress and Dhenkanal traders’ association also extended their support to the bandh.
Demands of the Dhenkanal District Lawyer’s Association includes repairing of the NH 53, construction of drains along the roads in the Kamakhyanagar town, shifting of railway land acquisition office and NH land acquisition office from Dhenkanal district headquarters to Kamakhyanagar town.
Bandh supporters took to the streets starting from early in the morning and were seen staging road blockades at different places in the town bringing the vehicular traffic to a grinding halt. While schools, colleges and other educational institutions remained closed during the bandh observation, shops and business establishments also kept their shutters down to avoid any untoward incident.
District administration has made ample arrangement of police forces in Kamakhyanagar town to maintain law and order situation during the bandh observation.