Jajpur: Even as Rupesh Bhadra, husband of lady sarpanch of Haridaspur gram panchayat and suspected to be the prime accused in the mysterious death of village level worker (VLW) and in-charge panchayat executive officer (PEO) Smitarani Biswal, was arrested, the BJP today lodged FIRs against the Jajpur district Charan Singh Meena for allegedly influencing the probe.
The party activists reached the police stations in protest rallies and lodged Firs against the SP demanding action. Earlier the party had also observed Jajpur bandh demanding CBI probe into the case.
Smitarani (31) was found dead in the guesthouse of Rupesh at Baligari on October 16 under mysterious circumstances. Following the arrest Rupesh the Jajpur SP had said prima facie, it appeared that the VLW committed suicide over disputes in her extramarital affair with Rupesh triggering public outcry.