Bhubaneswar:Odisha’s ruling Biju Janata Dal (BJD) staged demonstration in front of the Raj Bhavan, Protesting against steep price hike of petrol, diesel and Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG)
Participating in the demonstration, activists of Biju Yuva Janata Dal, party’s youth wing; Biju Chhatra Janata Dal, party’s student wing and Biju Mahila Janata Dal, party’s women wing demanded immediate reduction in fuel prices
A memorandum addressed to the President of India was submitted to Governor Ganeshi Lal by a delegation of the party.
The party members also threatened that the protest will be intensified in all blocks of the state if their demands are not met.
Senior BJD Leaders Pradeep Maharathy,Sanjay Das Barma,Arun Sahu,Ananta Narayan Jena,Pranab Prakash Das,Bijaya Nayak,Satya Ranjan Das and Chinmoy Sahu were present on the stage