Bhubaneswar: Vehicular movement on the Rairangpur-Tata highway has been severely disrupted as villagers of Dandabamsha have blocked the National Highway-220, demanding early installation of an electric transformer in their village.
According to reports, hundreds of villages are now sitting on the road. “We have been spending nights without electricity for the last five months. Though we have requested authorities a lot, nobody has listened to us,” said agitating villagers.
Due to road blockade, hundreds vehicles have stranded on the National Highway on both the sides of the National Highway. Police personnel have rushed to the spot to control the mob.