Congress leader alleges police atrocity

Published: 08th October 2012 12:10 PM  |   Last Updated: 08th October 2012 12:10 PM   |  A+A-

Jeypore Town Congress president Nari Mohanty alleged police atrocity in a press statement here on Sunday. 

Mohanty, who was arrested by Koraput police three days back for allegedly waving black flag at a meeting of Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, alleged that policemen barged into his house at Chandanbad street late on Saturday.

He further alleged that they broke the gates to enter his house. The police left hurriedly on arrival of media, he said, demanding a probe into the entire episode. The local police, however, denied knowledge of the incident.


HSC Zonal office inaugurated

The School and Mass Education Department opened a zonal office of the Higher Secondary board here on Sunday. It was inaugurated by School and Mass Education Minister Rabi Narayan Nanda.

The zonal office would cater to needs of about 35,000 students of the undivided Koraput region. Among others, Koraput MP Jayraram Pangi, senior BJD leaders Bishnu Patra and Anup patra were present.

Stay up to date on all the latest Odisha news with The New Indian Express App. Download now
(Get the news that matters from New Indian Express on WhatsApp. Click this link and hit 'Click to Subscribe'. Follow the instructions after that.)


Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines.

The views expressed in comments published on are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time.

flipboard facebook twitter whatsapp