Malkangiri, Feb 11 (LocalWire) Congress workers on Monday gheraoed the Malkangiri collector office alleging delay in paddy procurement.
The protest was led by senior Congress leader Pradeep Majhi.
According to reports, the agitators placed sacks full of paddy on the road and shouted slogans during their demonstration.
They alleged though the mandis were opened three months ago, the paddy procurement process is yet to begin.
“We will intensify our protest if the district administration fails to procure 60% paddy,” said Majhi.