NFTV : Odisha : Sambalpur : Western Odisha Bandh: Members of different political parties including Congress and BJD , members of voluntary organisations & general public join in as lawyers’ associations of Western Odisha observe bandh seeking establishment of permanent High Court bench in the region Bandh call given by lawyers’ associations in the region protesting the move of State Bar Council seeking disciplinary action against protesting lawyers; Courts, government offices, shops & business establishments, educational institutions to remain closed
Sambalpur-Puri Intercity Express halted as members of Sambalpur district Congress Committee stage ‘Rail Roko’ . Vehicluar traffic has been stopped near Dhanupali , Ainthapali . The Bandh affected common peoples life although people from all the walks supporting it . The Bandh seems successful the way it’s get support from the masses .