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BJD workers opposed Panda when he was escorted to the meeting venue following which the tussle broke out between them and supporters of Nanda.
Days after BJD’s Jan Sampark Yatra, the BJP launched a similar mass contact programme across the State from Sunday.
Lopamudra Baxipatra said to have quit the post owing to greater organisational responsibility in the BJD party, which is likely to be restructured shortly.
Announcing this at a press meet here, Rout said that the BJD is gradually becoming the political party without having former Biju Patnaik loyalists.
The BJP workers also raised issues of chit fund, mining scams, corruption in granting crop loan and embezzlement of agriculture input subsidy.
One of the injured, a 23-year-old youth Santosh Nimayi of Ranihat has been admitted to the SCB Medical College and Hospital. His condition is stated to be critical.
BJP State vice-president told news persons here that the party activists will hold demonstrations on October 27, 29 and 30 next in protest against the chit fund, mining and dal scam and several other.
They even deflated the tyres of a few vehicles at the venue.
He also criticised the State Government for closing down relief camps when people are still suffering due to twin calamities of cyclone Titli and the subsequent floods.
Kendrapara district now has two spokespersons with the appointment of Atanu Sabyasachi Nayak.
Panda said the ‘Ama Gaon Ama Vikash’ is a cleverly designed programme by the Chief Minister to benefit party workers and MLAs ahead of the next elections.
Enlisting 16 corruption charges against the State Government, the BJP said the ruling party has surpassed all previous records of corruption in the country.
Referring to the chit fund and mining scams raised by the BJP in its resolution at the state executive meeting, Patra said the irregularities are being investigated by the CBI.
Talking to mediapersons, Rout said he gave Muduli his identity in politics and introduced him to the people of Balikuda-Erasama constituency.
However, BJP district unit on Thursday denied the allegation and traded charges that Wednesday’s violence was organised by Mohanty and BJD.