Jharsuguda: Outgoing Brajarajnagar BJP MLA Radharani Panda was reportedly attacked by a group of people at a polling booth in Jharsuguda district today. Her Personal Security Officer (PSO) sustained critical injuries in the attack.
Sources said the MLA had visited booth number 182 and 183 in Ganganagar area of Brajarajnagar Assembly constituency. Suddenly, a group of people gheraoed the woman MLA. When the PSO tried to stop them, the people reportedly thrashed leaving him injured in his head and eye, sources said.
Meanwhile, Panda accused the ruling BJD of executing such attack and condemned it. However, the MLA did not receive any injuries, the sources added.