Stones pelted at mass education minister’s vehicle
Bhubaneswar: Tension erupted at Belabahali village under Anandapur block of Keonjhar district on Sunday after unidentified miscreants pelted stones at the car of school and mass education minister Badri Narayan Patra.
The incident took place during immersion of the idol of Lord Ganesh today. While the rear window glass of Patra’s car was damaged in the stone attack, the minister did not suffer any injury, sources said.
Following the incident, tension erupted in the area. While the reason behind the stone pelting and persons involved were not ascertained immediately, the police launched a probe into the matter.