Balasore: A group of miscreants allegedly attacked Odisha Excise personnel in Rupsa area of Odisha’s Balasore district today and freed two persons who were arrested by the cops.
According to reports, a 7-member team of the Excise Department today raided several places in Mirigimundi and Barahapur areas and seized huge amount of country liquor. The team also arrested two persons in this connection.
While returning with the arrested duo, the cops were attacked by 10-12 persons at Kasipada. The attackers assaulted the policemen with lathis and ransacked the vehicle.
The wrongdoers then freed the arrested ones and fled the spot with the seized liquor. As many as three constables, including a woman, sustained injuries in the attack.