They had chopped eight major trees in the medical college before the agitation.
“My forefathers use to make these dolls for the festival and we have followed the tradition,” he said.
They also argued that the commuters would face a problem in reaching the town due to lack of busses from the new terminal to the town.
Excise personnel, however, caught them at Punjikanyan Chhaka, near Digapahandi during checking.
Even the hoteliers are making good business.
This decision was taken at the coordination meeting of BeDA and BeMC held recently.
Police said the miscreants stopped him near Arakhapur while he was on his way home.
He fell down and the bomb exploded killing him on the spot, police said.
‘The contractor has taken permission from the forest department to cut the trees.
Earlier, four patients from Patrapur block and Berhampur town had been confirmed dengue positive.
Since his escape, we have been desperately trying to arrest him.