BJP stages dharna in Jayapatna

Kalahandi: Hundreds of BJP supporters and activists yesterday staged dharna at Jayapatna demanding fulfillment of nine-point charter of demands.

The party has threatened that if the demands are not met soon, it would intensify its agitation.

The demands include NAC status to Jayapatna, filling-up of vacant doctor posts at local hospitals, financial assistance to farmers for Rabi crop damage.

Earlier in the day, the party had organised a rally in the town.