Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Bhubaneswar, Nov 3:

Two policemen were allegedly attacked by miscreants during night patrolling near Khandagiri in Odisha capital yesterday.


The victim were identified as constable Sudipta Pradhan and home guard Batakrushna Mohapatra. They have been admitted to Capital Hospital here.

According to reports, Pradhan, Mohapatra and two other policemen were on night patrolling in a PCR van last night. Three bike-borne youths were detained by them for rash driving near Naka Gate here.

The youths attacked Pradhan and Mohapatra at their head with an iron rod and fled the spot.

The duo sustained grievous injuries and were rescued by other two policemen who admitted them to Capital Hospital.