Bhubaneswar, 14/03/2017 ( Odisha Samachar / Abhisek Mohanty )- : The State Unit of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) will launch an agitation throughout Odisha to protest against the hike in electricity tariffs.
Addressing a press meet on Friday, BJP spokesperson Sajjan Sharma said, “The State Government’s move to hike the power tariffs is anti-people. The decision to increase the electricity tariff will put burden on the consumers. So, the party demands immediate withdrawal of such decision.”
The State Government should explain the reason behind the increase in power tariff, Sharma added.