Jeypore OSRTC bus stand in a pathetic condition

Jeypore Bus Stand Exit Gate
Jeypore Times : The Orissa State Road Transport Corporation (OSRTC) bus stand at Jeypore is in a very pathetic condition. Even though the OSRTC and other concerned departments authorities were made aware of it, no steps has been initiated to rectify it.
Jeypore is a place of  historical significance in Orissa. It is the largest town in Koraput district and also one of the largest town in Orissa along with Bhubaneswar, Cuttack, Sambalpur, Rourkela, Puri, Balasore and Berhampur. It is the main business hub in South Orissa and traders all over from neighboring states like Andhra Pradesh, Chattisgarh and Madhya Pradesh come to Jeypore for various business purposes. Inter state bus services like APSRTC, MPSRTC, runs regular buses to and fro from Jeypore to various places in Andhra Pradesh, Chattisgarh and Madhya Pradesh.
Jeypore bus stand entrance
Ditch filled with muddy water
A routine scene at Jeypore bus stand 
The bus stand of such an important place is becoming like hell due to the negligence of authorities. The bus stand lacks basic amenities like public toilets, drinking water and dust bins etc. It does not even have a public toilet for women, which depicts a shameful picture of neglect of the women's needs by the government. Men and women attending their nature calls behind the parked buses and alongside the fencing is one of the most common things at Jeypore bus stand. Due to which a dirtiest stench emanating from the surroundings of bus stand premises.
Bus stand premises serving as public toilets 
Filth accumulated inside the bus stand
People accustomed to the stink emanating from the filth 
A lot of filth has accumulated inside the bus stand and its surroundings and people have to bear the stink emanating from it. During rainy season the condition of bus stand becomes even worse as the whole complex is full of ditches and they create a muddy mess after a rainfall. The bus stand can be rated as one of the most unhygienic place in Jeypore town. Many people alleging that OSRTC management  is very keen on increasing the fares but not paying attention to the problems facing by travelers. Several people expressed their dissatisfaction over the inaction by local administration and authorities. Now, the people of the town demanding a urgent and strong action by the concerned authorities.  

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