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One more youth held in Pandian house attack case

Bhubaneswar: The Commissionerate police on Tuesday arrested another youth in connection with the attack on the house of Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik's Private Secretary VK Pandian a few days ego.


The arrested youth, identified as Balaram Khuntia. With Balaram's arrest, the number of arrested youths rose to five.


The Capital police arrested Balaram, informed DCP Satyabrata Bhoi.


It may be noted that BJP youth wing activists had forcibly barged into the official residence of Pandian on Saturday. They threw cow dung, destroyed a bike and some flower pots besides shouting slogans against Pandian.

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