Crime

Miscreants hurl bombs at Konark BJD leader's house

Konark: An incident of lawlessness has come to the fore at Konark in Puri district where some unidentified miscreants hurled bombs at the house and motorbike showroom of BJD Konark Nagar president Gopal Chandra Behera late on Thursday night.

According to reports, Behera runs his bike showroom on the ground floor of his house. Parts of his house have been damaged and some bikes burnt in the incident. The showroom is about 100 metre away from the Konark police station.

The Nimapara DSP along with other police officers have rushed to the spot and started investigation into the matter.

While exact reason behind the incident has not been ascertained, it is suspected that the bombing is the fallout of past rivalry over business issues.

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