Jharsuguda: Members and supporters of Jharsuguda District Congress Committee on Monday, had protested over the recent hike of fuel and Railway Passenger Fares in front of Jharsuguda Collectorate.
In this protest the Congress workers shouted slogan against State Govt. for recent hikes in Petrol, Diesel and Central Government for hikes in Railway fare by 14.2 % and hike in freight charges by 6.5%.
Congress has demanded immediate roll back of these hikes. In this regard, a memorandum addressed to Governor of Odisha, has been submitted to the Jharsuguda ADM Brajagopal Acharya.
District Congress Committee President Bhawani Shankar Pati , Babun Sarkar , Ramu Shukla along with several others were present in this protest.