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Balangir: In a major breakthrough, the Odisha Crime Branch on Tuesday detained the prime suspect in the sensational Patnagarh Wedding Gift Blast along with two others.
According to sources at the Crime Branch, prime suspect in the case Punjilal Meher, lecturer of Bhainsa College, and two of his aides have been detained after marathon interrogation.
Meher had masterminded the entire episode. The trio possibly will be arrested soon and forwarded to the court, added the sources.
After getting some vital leads and suspecting his involvement in the case, the investigating agency had raided Meher’s paternal house in Rampur yesterday and seized gun powder.
Officials of the state Crime Branch had intensified their investigation into the case and detained seven persons including two lecturers of Bhainsa College and Skyking Courier owner yesterday. They were questioned at the Circuit House in Balangir.