Bhubaneswar: Normal life has been hit in Mayurbhanj district since this morning ad a 12-hour bandh is being observed by the BJP in protest against worsening health services in the district.
Shops, schools, colleges and Government offices have been closed. Vehicular movement has been disrupted as activists have blocked the national highway.
The district unit of the BJP is observing the bandh to press for fulfilment of two demands, which includs appointment of doctors in all Government hospitals.
Adequate police personnel have been deployed to ensure that no untoward incident occurs during the bandh, which will continue till 6 pm.