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BJP to Encircles RI offices over drought issue on Sep 23

Bhubaneswar, septmber 22: Reiterating its allegation that the State Government is insensitive to the plight of farmers who lost their kharif crops due to scanty rainfall, the BJP State unit has decided to encircle  the offices of the Revenue Inspectors (RIs) on September 23 in drought hit districts.

The party activists would stage demonstrations in all RI circles demanding immediate
compensation to the affected farmers, stated a Press release issued by the party.


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