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Saradha investors block trains in Bengal

May 02, 2014 11:29 IST

Saradha investorsInvestors in Saradha, who had suffered due to the scam, today blocked rail traffic in the Sealdah rail section in West Bengal's North 24 Parganas district.

Picketeers blocked rail traffic at several places in the Sealdah-Ranaghat, Sealdah-Bongaon and Sealdah-Barasat section for several hours.

Rail traffic was disrupted before the police cleared the lines following which train movement resumed, superintendent of rail police, Sealdah, Utpal Laskar said.

The investors were protesting as they failed to get money following the scam.

Image: Saradha agents stage dharna in front of Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's residence in Kolkata.

' Photographs: Dipak Chakraborty/rediff.com

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