Bhadrak, Oct 24: Some policemen and scribes were hurt after locals of Hela Sahi under the Purunabazar police limits station attacked a team of police while they were conducting a raid at illegal tobacco manufacturing unit.
Acting on a tipoff, the Purunabazar police conducted a raid at an illegal tobacco manufacturing unit in the Hela Sahi here. While the raid was being carried out some locals opposing it attacked the police team and tried to vandalize police vehicle.
Upon hearing the news, some media representatives rushed to the spot. The irate locals also attacked the media representatives and broke mobile phone and snatched boom and camera bag.
More police forces have been deployed to control the situation.