Congress workers demonstrate

Berhampur: Congress workers staged a demonstration here today demanding immediate steps to mitigate the drinking water crisis in the town and to rollback the increased electricity tariff.

"The state government has failed to solve drinking water crisis, which is acute during the summer," Congress leaders alleged while addressing the demonstrators in front of the sub collector`s office here. The protesters also submitted a memorandum addressed to chief minister Naveen Patnaik through the sub collector, Berhampur Ajit Mishra.