Jharsuguda : MSP Steel Plant located at Budhipatra was gheraoed by members and supporters of Congress as well as Gramancal Commercial Vehicle Association. They have blamed the plant that they are not encouraging local employment and locals who have been working within the company they have not given a permanent category. They even stressed out for the pollution which is being created by the company by dumping ashes. They demanded a separate ash pond to be built.
Promod Tripathy, Block President , Raju Panigrahi , Tapaswani Pradhan Zilla Parisad Member , Jharsuguda Block Chairman Sudipta Sahoo , Biswanath Tripathy , Bharat Awasthy , Zilla congress Vice President Ramesh Shukla , Bhawani Shankar Pati , Zilla Khet Mazdoor Kishan Sangh President Jagganath Jena , Manglu Upadhya , Manoj Tiwari , Sonu Khetan , Subhash Kedia ,
Where from the Gramancal Commercial Vehicle Association, President Pramod Tripathy , Vice President Bablu Singhania , Secretary Raju Panigrahi , Treasurer Sonu Khetan , Hemant Tiwari were present. However, till writing of this report no decision was reached.