The Bhubaneswar district unit of the Bhartiya Janta Get together (BJP), led by president Babu Singh, took to streets right now to protest over the pathetic situation of roads and leaking drainage system within the State’s Capital metropolis.
Lots of of BJP activists took out a ‘Padayatra’ from Jaydev Vihar Sq. to Mayfair Sq. and staged demonstration by burning tyres on the street. The protesters raised slogans like ‘Unsmart Roads In Good Metropolis’ and accused the administration of displaying callous perspective to the scenario.
“Though Bhubaneswar has been claimed because the primary Good Metropolis within the nation, the situation of the roads right here tells a special story. Persons are scared to come back out of their homes because of deteriorating street situation and commuters face varied issues whereas travelling. Regardless of a number of complaints, neither the town administration nor has the State authorities taken any remedial motion,” alleged Babu Singh.
“Together with that, the administration of the drains within the metropolis could be very poor which is why sewers get chocked with floodwater throughout wet season and subsequently result in outbreak of vector-borne ailments like Dengue,” he added.
Talking additional on the difficulty, a fellow member of the occasion mentioned, “The federal government will not be targeted in managing the drainage system neither is it frightened in regards to the worsening situation of the roads. If the administration doesn’t take the required steps to resolve these issues we are going to intensify our protest within the coming days.”
By Ashutosh Mallik