Jharsuguda : A Protest Dharna was held by Jharsuguda Town Congress Committee on Monday for the blockages of the passage for pedestrians at Chowkipara level crossing recently by the Railway Authorities.
The Protest Dharna was organized infront of the Jharsuguda Railway Station led by Jharsuguda MLA Naba Kishore Das along with many Congress supporters. They had handed over a memorandum of demands, to the DRM of Chakradharpur Railway Division through the Jharsuguda Station Manager.
Among the various demands were, construction of ROB / under pass at level crossing at Chowkipara, Construction of Ladies Toilet at Railway Platform No. 1,2,3. , Introduction of new trains for Jharsuguda Allahabad, Stoppage of Danapur – Durg Express and Rourkela Bhubaneswar Intercity Express at Bagdihi etc.
“For safety point of view the passage has being closed at the level crossing of Chowkipara, at the same spot , two accident had also taken place in past months while commuting. We will forward the demands to the higher authorities.” said Jharsuguda Station Manager S.N. Pati.