Dairy farmers pour 1500L of milk in protest at Odisha’s Basudevpur
Bhadrak: Dairy farmers of Basudevpur poured about 1500 litres of milk in protest at BMC office on Friday. The BMC officials had raised questions on the quality of milk.
15 societies and 12 BMC contribute about 2000 litres of milk every day to Basudevpur Milk Cold storage unit. Thousands of farmers in the district supply milk to these societies.
However, the farmers had been unhappy with the pay they received for their supply.
On Friday night, the BMC officials refused to accept the milk brought by the farmers. When the milk was not accepted even till late night, the dairy farmers poured about 1500 litres of milk in protest.