Bhubaneswar: The Odisha bandh called by Congress over rising fuel prices hampered train traffic in the state on Monday.
According to an East Coast Railway (ECoR) press release, a few trains had to be controlled at different stations for a few minutes.
The agitators staged ‘rail roko’ at Talcher, Bhubaneswar, Dhenkanal, Chhatrapur and Puri.
02880 Bhubaneswar-LTT Special detained at Bhubaneswar station from 7.20 am to 8 am.
08493 Bhubaneswar-Balangir Special was detained at Dhenkanal from 7.48 am to 8.20 am.
08448 Koraput-Bhubaneswar Special was detained at Dhenkanal from 7.47 am to 8.20 am.
02815 Puri-Anand Vihar Special left Puri at 11.20 am instead of its scheduled time at 11 am.