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Two arrested for attacking cops in Sambalpur


Sambalpur: In a daring incident, three youths attacked two police staff following a verbal duel at Khetarajpur in Sambalpur district yesterday. However, police have arrested two of them while another is still at large.

The two arrested were identified as Babul Bibhar of Talabhattapada and Manoj Rana of Kumbharpada village.

Sources said the arrested duo along with another youth, Pintu Setha, had attacked a lady Constable and a Havildar following a verbal duel near Khetarajpur railway level crossing last evening.

Since the three youths had parked their bike on the middle of the road near the level crossing leading to traffic congestion, Constable Tulasi Seth and Havildar Mohan Sahu asked them to remove the bike from the road. However, the trio abused the cops and later manhandled with them.

When police reached the spot, the trio absconded. Later, the Khetarajpur police managed to arrest two of them. Search is o to nab the other accused.