Tag: Rail Roko Agitation

Rail roko agitation held at Soro railway station over train halt demand
Rail roko agitation held at Soro railway station over train halt demand

Agitators including women sat on the railway tracks as part of their protest and demanded halting of Sri Jagannath Express and Utkal Express at Soro station. 

  • Monday, 06 June 2022
Farm Unions Call 6-Hour 'Rail Roko' Protest On Monday
Farm Unions Call 6-Hour 'Rail Roko' Protest On Monday

"There will be a 6-hour rail roko protest on Monday, under which rail services will be disrupted across India from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Rail roko will be completely peaceful and there will be no damage to railway property."

  • Sunday, 17 October 2021
Dawn-to-dusk bandh hits normal life in Talcher

Talcher: Normal life was affected in the town today as the Talcher Surakshya Samiti observed a 12-hour bandh over a four-point charter of demands. As per reports, members of the outfit staged a ‘rail roko’ agitation from early morning today as a result of which rail services were disrupted. Besides, vehicular traffic came to a […]

  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021
Nagarika Manch observes Belpahar bandh; normalcy hit

Jharsuguda: Normal life was thrown out of gear in Belpahar as the Belpahar Nagarika Manch observed a bandh in Belpahar of Jharsuguda district today pressing for six point charter of demands. Though a tripartite meeting between the district administration, railway authorities and the Belpahar Nagarik Mancha was held on Wednesday, the discussion was not fruitful. […]

  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021
Dawn-to-dusk bandh paralyses normal life in Bhadrak

Bhadrak: Normal life has been affected in the district due to a 12-hour bandh called by the Zilla Unnayan Sangharsh Samiti today demanding a medical college and hospital in the district. According to reports, different organisations have been observing a peaceful shutdown from 6 AM to 6 PM to press for establishment of a medical […]

  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021
Rail-roko disrupts train movement in Dhenkanal

Dhenkanal: Movement of several trains were disrupted for long hours following a rail roko agitation at Denkhanal. Demanding a halt of newly introduced Bhubaneswar-New Delhi Rajdhani Express, several outfits had staged the demonstration on Saturday. Hundreds of activists including members of bar association detained the Rajdhani Express for nearly an hour at the railway station […]

  • Saturday, 24 July 2021