Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Bhubaneswar, Mar 18:

A person today attempted to commit suicide after his house at Salia Sahi in Odisha capital was demolished during an eviction drive by Enforcement Squad of Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC).

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According to reports, one Rajkumar Tripathy of Salia Sahi consumed poison after his house was demolished this afternoon.

He was admitted to hospital in a critical condition, reports added.

Tension gripped the spot following the incident as irate locals detained three vehicles of BMC and Bhubaneswar Development Authority (BDA).