SHIMOGA: Residents of Heddaripur village of Humbha hobli in Hosanagar taluk observed a bandh and staged a “rasta roko” agitation on the Sagar-Tirthahalli Road on Wednesday protesting against the non-distribution of compensation for the losses owing to rain and floods. The district administration had released Rs. 56 lakh last month from the National Calamity Relief Fund as compensation to the people affected by heavy rain and floods in Hosnaga taluk.

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