Attack on Pandian’s House: 1 more held from Jharpada in Bhubaneswar
KalingaTV News Network
Bhubaneswar: Continuing with its action against the Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha (BJYM) activists who went unruly and attacked V Karthikeyan Pandian’s official residence on February 10 the Capital Police arrested another accused here today.
The accused identified as Bhimsen Nayak alias DJ Bapi was arrested by a police team from his Jharpada residence. With the arrests of Bhimsen the total number of accused held in the incident has risen to 9.
Bhimsen was the part of the group of BJP men who staged a protest before the senior IAS officer’s residence on the day of the incident and went berserk afterwards. After barging into Pandian’s house they damaged some flower pots and vehicles and hurled cow-dung targeting the gate.
The Odisha IAS, IPS and OAS associations met Naveen and demanded stringent action against the culprits on February 12 and also received an assurance on the same.
Earlier, the Commissionerate Police had taken Balaram Khuntia alias Balia to its custody on February 13 in the incident.