CB Starts Probe Into Sahu’s Murder

A four-member team of Crime Branch on Tuesday reached Titlagarh town to probe into the murder of BJD leader Abhimanyu Sahu.

Published: 18th December 2013 11:04 AM  |   Last Updated: 18th December 2013 11:04 AM   |  A+A-

A four-member team of Crime Branch on Tuesday reached Titlagarh town to probe into the murder of BJD leader Abhimanyu Sahu.

The team also visited the spot where the body of Sahu was found.

The team discussed with Sahu’s family members and relatives and saw the CCTV video footage in the police station.

Some miscreants had killed Sahu by slitting his throat while he was going on morning walk on Sunday. After the incident, local residents gheraoed the police station on Sunday and Monday and called for bandh.

Meanwhile, senior Congress leader and former minister Narasingha Mishra alleged that a political conspiracy involving some powerful leaders of the BJD was behind Sahu’s murder. Crime Branch will not be able to bring the cause of the murder to light because of the involvement of ruling party leaders, he said adding that only a CBI probe can reveal the truth.

“As an advocate, I have conducted a lot of murder cases and closely witnessed the behaviour of a criminal before and after committing the crime.  As per my observation, there are a lot of circumstantial evidences in this murder case which can lead to the people who had hatched the conspiracy to kill Sahu,” said Mishra.

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.)

Comments

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 newindianexpress.com 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 newindianexpress.com are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of newindianexpress.com 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. newindianexpress.com reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time.

flipboard facebook twitter whatsapp