Bhubaneswar. In Odisha, Chilka MLA Prashant Jagdev on Saturday rammed a crowd in entrance of the Banpur block workplace, injuring not less than 22 individuals, together with seven policemen.
Khordha Superintendent of Police Alekh Chandra Pahi stated that every one the injured have been admitted to the hospital. Pahi stated that after the incident, the indignant mob additionally severely injured Jagdev. He was admitted to the native hospital in Tangi, however later the police shifted him to a hospital in Bhubaneswar.
The mob additionally broken the car of the MLA, who was suspended from the ruling Biju Janata Dal. The incident passed off close to the Banpur block workplace, the place the election of the block president was occurring and many individuals had gathered within the block workplace.
BJP normal secretary Prithviraj Harichandan strongly condemned the incident and stated that such an MLA ought to be behind bars for his inhuman act. He expressed hope that Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik would take strict and acceptable motion in opposition to Jagdev.
Sources stated that among the many injured, Banpur IIC and a neighborhood individual have been critically injured and have been shifted to a hospital in Bhubaneswar. Sources stated the injured individuals have been BJP staff.
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