1 More Nabbed for Kotagarh Landmine Blast

PHULBANI: One more person was arrested on Wednesday for his alleged involvement in the recent Kotagarh landmine blast. He has been identified as Somnath Pradhan of Konekbadi in Daringbadi bloc

Published: 12th January 2012 03:26 AM  |   Last Updated: 16th May 2012 06:13 PM   |  A+A-

PHULBANI: One more person was arrested on Wednesday for his alleged involvement in the recent Kotagarh landmine blast. He has been identified as Somnath Pradhan of Konekbadi in Daringbadi block.

 On Monday last, Daringbadi BJD block president Junes Pradhan was arrested for his alleged involvement in the blast.

Police said Somnath was also wanted for his alleged involvement with Maoists in the area. He is also an aide of Junes.

Four persons, including three policemen, died and three were injured in the last week’s landmine blast at Srirampur-Kotagarh road.

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