12 January 2020
Bhubaneswar: Four more minors were arrested in connection to the Market building attack case, said Police Commissionerate.
Out of 18 people that were arrested yesterday, 12 were minors. The total arrest count has now increased to 22.
Regarding the condemnable attack which occurred on Friday evening, a brother-sister duo was in a watch shop at Market Building. Two youths Gopi and Chintu misbehaved with them. However, the matter was resolved at nearby police station. But later the main accused came back with a group who ransacked several shops and injured many, said Dr Sudhanshu Sarangi in a press conference yesterday.
A case under categories of rioting, promoting disharmony, wrongful loss or damage to the public or any person, and causing destruction of any property had been filed.
The Police Commissioner added that the investigation is underway and they will arrest rest of the accused soon.