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Odisha: RI, Additional Tehsildar Assaulted Inside Office At Bhadrak


04 February 2020

Pramod Kumar Das


Bhadrak: A Revenue Inspector (RI) and an Additional Tehsildar were assaulted by unidentified miscreants inside the RI office at Manjuri Road under Bhandaripokhari police limits here.

Yesterday afternoon, a few miscreants reportedly barged into the RI office and beat up RI Ram Narayan Samal, Additional Tehsildar Sarat Chandra Swain and another official Pradeep Kumar Jena. The trio was admitted to Bhandaripokhari Community Health Centre (CHC) for treatment.

As per reports, the RI had stopped two sand-laden trucks which were supposedly involved in sand mafia. He had noted the vehicle registration numbers and launched an inquiry. While the RI was discussing the same with the Additional Tehsildar a group of about 10 people barged into the office and beat them up.

Upon intimation, Police reached the spot and initiated an inquiry. However, no arrests have been