Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Puri, Mar 13:
Saradhamani Mohapatra, mother of the deceased former BJD councillor Talachhu Bhagaban Mohapatra alias Guna Singhari today brought serious allegations against the Law, Tourism and Culture minister Maheswar Mohanty and Puri BJD MP Pinaki Mishra.
At a press conference here,Saradhamani alleged that minister Maheswar Mohanty had a role in her son Guna’s murder. She further alleged that Puri BJD MP Pinaki Mishra had a provided legal protection to the conspirators involved in her son’s murder. She was referring to the bail granted recently to the main accused in her son’s murder.
Saradhamani demanded a probe by the CBI in the matter.
Puri MP Pinaki Mishra rubbished Saradhamani’s allegations and called it “unfortunate”. He said “Every accused has a right to get bail.Probably Saradhamani is unable to understand the process of law”.
However, reactions of minister Mohanty were not available immediately.
The district sessions court, Puri on Wednesday had granted bail to Saradhamani Mahapatra in the case pertaining to the murderous assault on minister Mohanty on February 21.
Saradhamani was arrested by the police on March 4.