Bus services disrupted in Mayurbhanj as NH, road repair demanded

Baripada: Bus services on various routes in Mayurbhanj district has been severely disrupted since this morning as the Karanjia Private Bus Owners' Association began holding a 'Bus Chalachal Bandh' (stopping of bus operation) agitation.

According to reports, bus operation has been severely affected on routes leading to Karanjia, Rairangpur and Jashipur.

The Private Bus Owners' Association is holding 'Bus Bandh' demanding immediate repair of the NH 6 and other roads in the district connecting Karanjia.

'The NH, State Highways and other roads have been full of potholes. We are spending a lot of money for repair of buses which are being damaged due to bad roads. Though we have approached the administration to repair them, our urges have fallen in deaf ears only,' alleged association members.

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