A case was registered by police against senior BJD leader and former Odisha minister Sarada Nayak and his supporters.
Barely three days after the killing of a former Naib Sarpanch in Malkangiri district, armed Maoists killed the son of a ruling BJD leader and block Chairman in Bolangir district early on Wednesday.
In a boost to CM Naveen Patnaik, ruling BJD leader and former Odisha Minister Ranendra Pratap Swain won the by-election in Athgarh assembly.
A ruling BJD leader Junus Pradhan was on Monday arrested
for alleged links with Maoists and involvement in recent
landmine blasts, police said.
A local BJD leader was recently killed by Maoists in Orissa`s Bolangir district.
Day in Pics: 30th January
Showbiz World - January 30, 2015