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Attack on Pandian's residence: Another accused held from Jharpada

Bhubaneswar: The Twin City Commissionerate Police have arrested one more person in connection with the attack on official residence of V Karthikeyan Pandian, the private secretary to Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, here recently.

The accused identified as Bhimsen Nayak alias DJ Bapi was arrested by a police team from his Jharpada residence. With the arrests of Bhimsen the total number of accused held in the incident has risen to 9.

Earlier, the Commissionerate Police had taken Balaram Khuntia alias Balia to its custody on February 13 in the incident.

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