Puri, Oct 7: Chandbali MLA Byomakesh Ray was fined Rs 2,000 for parking his car at a no-parking zone near the Jagannath Temple in Puri.
According to police sources, Ray, a ruling Biju Janata Dal (BJD) MLA, has visited Jagannath temple on Wednesday. However, instead of parking his car in the designated parking zone, the MLA parked his car in front of the temple.
On being informed, Puri Police imposed a fine of Rs 2,000 on Ray.
“An e-challan of Rs 2,000 has been issued in the name of Byomakesh Ray for violating traffic rules and parking his vehicle in no parking zone,” said Traffic Inspector Dillip Dhal.