Section 144 imposed at Essar Steel Plant in Odisha’s Paradip
KalingaTV News Network
Paradip: The district administration imposed section 144 of the CrPc near main gate of the Essar Steel plant here in Jagatsinghpur district in Odisha on Monday midnight apprehending a possible clash between two labour union groups of the steel plant.
Two platoons of police have also been deployed in the area to avoid any untoward incident.
Tension erupted after the plant authority granted recognition to one of the labour unions following which another labour group threatened to stage a violent protest today demanding closure of the plant.