Home » State News » Navnirman Krushak Sangathan hold 2-hr bandh

Navnirman Krushak Sangathan hold 2-hr bandh

Bhubaneswar:16/6/17; Navnirman Krushak Sangathan (NKS) on Friday hold 2-hr bandh at different places across the state demanding waiver on agriculture loans and price, prestige, and pension for farmers and protesting the killing of farmers in Madhya Pradesh.

The agitation started at 10 am continued till 12 pm. All national highways and railway routes across the State had been blocked by the farmers.

The activists staged rail roko at Master Canteen railway station and also road blockaded at Master Canteen Square led by NKS advisor Soumya Ranjan Patnaik.

Police picked up several agitators and took them into preventive custody.

“If the State and Central government didn’t took any step within six months, the agitation will be intensified and we have instructed to stall bus and train services”, said State Convenor of NKS Akshay Kumar.

About Editor in chief

Ashok Palit has completed his graduation from Upendranath College Soro, Balasore and post graduation from Utkal University in Odia Language and literture.. He has also carved out a niche for himself as a scribe of eminence after joining the profession in 1988. He is also an independent media production professional. He brings loads of experience to Advanced Media, Ashok Palit as a cineaste has been active in film criticism for over three decades. As a film society activist, he soared to eminence for his profound commitment to the art film appreciation and aesthetics of cinema. His mode of discourse is often erudite but always lucid and comprehensible marked by a perfect acumen so rare in the field. A film aesthete with an immense fond of critical sensibilities, he wrote about growth and development of odia cinema in New Indian Express, The Times of India, The Hindustan Times, The Asian Age and Screen. He has been working as an Editor for Cine Samaya from 2002-2004.. He had made solid contribution on cinema in many odia Dailies and weekly such as Samaj, Prajatantra, Dharatri, Samaya, Satabadi, and weekly Samaya.

Check Also

Lok Sabha passes Women’s Reservation Bill granting 33% seats to women in LS & state legislative assemblies

Synopsis The Constitution (One Hundred and Twenty-Eighth Amendment) Bill, 2023, seeks to provide a 33% reservation to women in the Lok Sabha and assemblies. However, the quota can come into ...