Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Baripada, Mar 5:

A newly elected Sarpanch in Mayurbhanj district suffered acid attack following the recent panchayat poll results in Odisha.

The victim is identified as Hadibandhu, a newly elected Sarpanch of Saraskana Jharapokharia in Mayurbhanj district.

According to reports, some miscreants threw acid on Hadibandhu while he was sleeping at his home last night.

The injured Sarpanch has been admitted to Baripada medical for treatment.

The miscreants fled the spot. The political vendetta is suspected behind the incident.