Inquiry demanded into Koda assault



Jamshedpur: MM and Jharkhand Vikas Morcha (JVM-Prajatantrik) on Monday demanded a high-level enquiry into the attack on former Jharkhand Chief Minister Madhu Koda in a Ranchi jail.

"Koda is not an ordinary person, but a former chief minister of the state and the assault on him is tatamount to an attack on the democratic set up," JMM leader Sudhir Mahto said.

The former deputy chief minister of jharkhand demanded that a high-level enquiry be ordered to look into the reasons leading to the assault.

"Possibility of a conspiracy behind the attack cannot be ruled out," Abhay Singh Secretary of JVM central committee. said demanding a thorough enquiry into the incident.

PTI