HC grants bail to BJP legislator Manoj Pradhan

The jailed BJP MLA from G Udayagiri Assembly constituency in Kandhamal, Manoj Pradhan was on Monday granted bail by Orissa High Court.

Kandhamal riots: Orissa HC refuses to grant bail to BJP MLA

The Orissa High Court on Wednesday refused to grant bail to BJP MLA Manoj Pradhan, convicted for his involvement in a murder case during the Kandhamal riots two years back.

BJP MLA gets 7-year jail in Kandhamal riots case

A sitting BJP MLA Manoj Kumar Pradhan was on Tuesday sentenced to seven years imprisonment and sent to jail by a fast track court for his role in a case of murder during communal riots in Orissa`s Kandhamal district in 2008.