Bhubaneswar: Tension prevails at Rajnagar as Congress leaders and workers have gheraoed the police station and blocked the road demanding action against BJD Kendrapara district president Dhruba Sahoo for attacking a party activist.
The Congress has also called for a bandh in Pattamundai from 11 am today.
Duo to road blockade at Kakharuni, vehicular movement on the Pattamundai-Rajnagar main road has been disrupted.
According to the complaint lodged at the Rajnagar police station, Dhruba had beaten up a Congress activist, Manas Jena, at a meeting place as a camera fell on his leg yesterday. Severely injured Manas is now undergoing treatment at the SCB Medical College and Hospital.
A complaint on behalf of the BJD has also been lodged at the Rajnagar PS.