BERHAMPUR: The city unit of the CPI(M) held a rally in the city on Tuesday demanding land for the landless. Under the leadership of city secretary of the party Basanta Nanda, the activists demonstrated in front of the office of the sub-collector and handed over a memorandum. They demanded land for the landless and proper distribution of subsidised food materials to urban poor.

In March last year due to efforts of the party around 1,000 landless persons of Berhampur tehsil had applied to get homestead land.