Bhubaneswar: Bus services on different routes from Paralakhemundi in Gajapati district has been stopped since this morning as Gajapati Motor Employees’ Association has staged a demonstration at the Paralakhemundi bus stand, demanding execution of its five demands.
The association has demanded that a liquor outlet near bus stand be stopped soon and buses using kerosene as fuel not be allowed to run in the district. They too sought action against owners of buses using kerosene as fuel.
Due to the agitation, a large number of passengers have stranded at the bus stand. Police have reached the spot and are trying to pacify the bus employees.