Jharsuguda : Around 500 congress workers today had gheraoed Jharsuguda Police Station under the leadership of Town Congress Committee President Bharat Awasthy , Youth Congress President Raju Panigrahi along with senior Congress leaders Ramu Shukla , Bhawani Shankar Pati, Sanju Pandit and many congress supporters .
They had shouted out slogan against the police. This gheroed was done in wake of recent two loots which was done in broad day light on 3rd April where miscreants had snatched away around 3 lakhs rupees by breaking the Cars window and other by snatching 2 lakhs from one of the contractor and a Snatching case of Chain from the neck of a couple on 4th April.
Congress Committee has shown a great concern over the Law and Order situation of the District which has been affected and blamed police administration for it. In both the cases the culprits have not been arrested and are roaming freely. They have also said that Police Administration has failed to control the crime due to which the Jharsuguda people are not feeling safe.
Additionally, In previous cases of loots , thefts also Police Department has not been successful in solving the cases.
In these all contexts, a memorandum was submitted to the SDPO Fagua Singh and asked for immediate steps. Jharsuguda Town Congress Committee has shown its concern and has demanded that the accused should be immediately arrested and to control the Law and order the Police should take necessary steps.