Mamita Meher Case: BJP Observes 12-Hr Kalahandi Bandh

Bhawanipatna: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is observing a 12-hour Kalahandi bandh today from 6.00 AM over the issue of missing lady teacher Mamita Meher.

The saffron party has demanded a CBI probe in the matter and the resignation of Minister of State (MoS) for Home Dibya Shankar Mishra.

The bandh call was given yesterday by BJP Kalahandi district unit president Debendra Mohanty.

Mamita Meher, a teacher of Sunshine English Medium School in Mahaling of Kalahandi district has been missing for 11 days.

Suspecting Mamita was murdered and buried in the Mahaling High School Stadium, police yesterday dug out a charred body from the site.

Her family members have confirmed to the police that the gold chain, anklet bag found from the spot belonged to Mamita.