Bhubaneswar: Spelling more trouble for Odisha BJP spokesperson and party in-charge for Ganjam district Golak Mohapatra, Chhatrapur police this evening summoned him to appear before it by noon on Wednesday.
Chhatrapur SDPO told our sister concern, television news channel Kanak News that the BJP leader has been served notice to appear at Chhatrapur police station by noon on Wednesday.
Police sources said Mohapatra has been summoned for questioning in connection with his alleged links with arrested Krushna Chandra Nayak-a key conspirator in the sensational brutal murder of Chhatrapur Councillor Laxmidutta Pradhan.
It is worth mentioning here that Nayak and another key conspirator in the murder Duryodhan Reddy were taken on a seven-day remand by the Chhatrapur police today for further interrogation.
Despite our attempts Mohapatra could not be contacted for his comments over the development.
Nayak had claimed in a video that Mohapatra had helped them in their escape after the murder.
According to Call Detail Record (CDR) of Nayak available from police sources, he was in constant touch with Mohapatra both before and after the murder till the night of October 22.
Nayak and Reddy were arrested by a special team of the police from a guest house at Dehradun in Uttarakhand.