Reported by Santosh Jagdev
Bhubaneswar, Apr 7:
Another member of the Odisha unit of National Students’ Union of India (NSUI) was arrested today by Kharvela Nagar police here for allegedly throwing eggs on Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik’s cavalcade on February 19 while he was on way to attend the annual function of the Utkal University at Vani Vihar.
Ajay Kumar Panigrahi alias Akash (26), a native of Fatehgarh in Nayagarh district who stayed at Utkal University in the city, was arrested and forwarded to the court today.
17 persons, including Akash, have been arrested in connection with the case so far. All of them have been booked under section 307 (attempt to murder).