Pulwama Terror attack: Traders observe bandh across Odisha

 Supporting the Bharat Bandh call by Confederation of All India Traders, Odisha traders association downed the shutters of their shops today morning and business transactions remained suspended.

While vehicles plied in Bhubaneswar and Cuttack while traders downed shutters across the state on Tuesday during the all-India trade bandh

The Odisha Byabasayee Mahasangh had said that vehicular traffic will be normal and emergency services, Medicine shops and Petrol Pump will be allowed during the bandh

The Odisha Byabasayee Mahasangh(Traders Association) is backing the bandh called in solidarity with the nation and families of over 40 troopers slain on February 14. Traders’ bodies in the country are observing the bandh from 7am to 4pm and have urged the Centre to take strong action against Pakistan.

The Cuttack Chamber of Commerce has decided to provide an assistance of Rs 50,000 each to the families of two martyred jawans of Odisha

Reports from the district headquarters of Balasore, Bhadrakh,Sambalpur,Mayurbhanj, Angu,Jharsuguda said the bandh was total across the state.

While at least 49 CRPF jawans were killed in Pulwama attack by Pakistan based JeM suicide bomber last Thursday, two Odias namely Manoj Kumar Behera and Prasanna Kumar Sahu were among them