Cuttack, March 20: In yet another incident of post-poll violence, some miscreants have allegedly hurled bombs at the house of a newly elected Sarpanch in the Gobindapur locality of Cuttack district last night.
As per reports, the miscreants hurled bombs at the house of Sanjay Kumar Routray, the newly elected Sarpanch of Brahmanabati panchayat under Gobindapur police limits, and fled from the spot.
Being informed, police arrived at the spot and launched a probe into the matter.
However, it is being suspected that the miscreants might have hurled the bombs over some political rivalry.
Further investigation in this regard is underway to unearth other details and nab the culprits, said a police official.
Earlier also, some miscreants had barged into the office of the Sarpanch and ransacked the property following which the victim had lodged a complaint with the local police.