Police raid in Posco violence case

Paradip: Police on Sunday raided the office of a functionary of a private company assigned to construct the coastal road connecting the port town with POSCO's proposed plant site.

The raid followed an FIR which accused the man of being the instigator of the December-14 clash between the anti-Posco brigade and the contractor group leaving one dead and 25 injured.

The FIR was filed by one Mounabati Das, an activist of the Posco Pratirodh Sangram Samiti.

Police have already arrested a local Congress leader Jayant Biswal in this connection.