Bhubaneswar: As a mark of respect to the jawans martyred in the Pulwama attack, traders in Odisha observed peaceful 9-hour bandh on Monday. The ‘Bharat Trade Bandh’ was called by the Confederation of All India Traders (CIAT).
All the shops and other business establishments across Odisha downed their shutters.
The Cuttack Chamber of Commerce announced to provide financial assistance to the families of the two Odia CRPF jawans.
In Bhubaneswar, ABVP took out a ‘Tiranga Yatra’ from Kamala Nehru College and covered several prominent streets before the rally culminated at Rajmahal Square. Besides, the students of Utkal Sangeet Mahavidyala also staged a patriotic drama.