Kamakshyanagar, Jan 8:
Kamakshyanagar police on Tuesday arrested another person Amiya Das in the sensational BJD youth leader Yasobanta Parida attack case.
With Amiya’s arrest, the total number of persons arrested in the case has gone up to four.
Police had on Monday arrested Manas Ranjan Nath from Angul area.
However, Deepak Mohanta, the mastermind and husband of the Baruan sarpanch, is still at large.
Yasobanta, the president of the Dhenkanal district unit of BJD’s youth wing was shot at and critically injured by two assailants at Kamakshyanagar on Friday evening.
Two assailants pumped three bullets into Parida – one each on his stomach, chest and hand – near his medicine store in the town at about 7.30 pm on Friday.