3 Cops Among Four Injured During Clash Over Illegal Detention In Cuttack

Cuttack: Four persons including three police personnel were injured during a clash between police and BJP workers on the premises of Narasinghpur Police Station in Cuttack on Friday.

Reportedly, BJP workers had gheraoed the police station alleging three party members, Manoj Nayak, Ranjan Samantaray, and Lipaya Baliarsingh, of Ratapat village under Badamba police limits, have been illegally detained by Narasinghpur Police.

Police resorted to lathi-charge as the situation went out of control. Three police personnel and one protestor were injured in the scuffle between police and BJP workers. A policewoman identified as Rina Mahalik has been critically injured.