Locals gherao Vedanta-Aluminum CEO

After news of Vedanta shutting down its plant at Lanjigarh, locals of the area gheraoed Vedanta-Aluminum CEO Abhijit Pati today. Concerned over the likely loss of livelihood due to closure of the plant, around 100 locals from the area gheraoed Pati today and demanded to keep the plant running.

Moreover, the locals submitted a memorandum and pledged their support for the plant.

The locals also threatened that if the plant is closed, they will not allow any single item to be removed from the plant.