Partial affect of bandh in Maoist infested areas
The vehicular movement has been disrupted in Koraput and Malkangiri districts leaving passengers stranded at many places. However shops, government offices and educational institutions have remained open despite the Bandh call.
In the meantime the Bandh has affected Gajapati district to some extent. The bus communication has been disrupted on state highway no.17, the Berhampur- Adaba-Raygada route. The bus services between Paralakhemundi and R. Udayagiri, Mohana and Ramagiri have come to a grinding halt, bringing quandaries for the passengers. However the marketplaces in Paralakhemundi and Kashi Nagar have remained open.