Bhubaneswar: Commissionerate police arrested ruling BJD’s Youth Wing State unit president Prakash Tripathy, mastermind, in connection with recent attack on cops at Saheed Nagar police station.
On March 3 night, as many as four police personnel including the IIC and an ASI of Saheed Nagar police station had sustained critical injuries after a group of hooligans led by Tripathy attacked them following their alleged clash with three persons over a freak road accident in VSS Nagar.
So far, at least six persons were arrested in connection with the case. Tripathy will be forwarded to court today.
The assailants also ransacked the police station by vandalizing furniture, CCTV cameras, TV set and flower pots.