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Odisha: Protests against Lower Suktel Project turn violent, 40 injured

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Apr 30, 2013 at 09:15am IST

Bolangir: Protests by villagers displaced by the Lower Suktel power project turned violent at Bolangir on Monday.

As many as 40 people were injured when the protestors clashed with police. 16 people were arrested.

Villagers affected by the project staged a road blockade for over 2 hours, demanding higher compensation.

Odisha: Protests against Lower Suktel Project turn violent

Villagers affected by the project staged a road blockade for over 2 hours, demanding higher compensation.

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