Paralakhemundi ACF Death: Crime Branch To Interrogate Wife Bidya Bharati

Bhubaneswar: The Crime Branch team probing the death case of Paralakhemundi Assistant Conservator of Forests (ACF) Soumya Ranjan Mohapatra will be interrogating his wife Bidya Bharati on Thursday.

Additional DG of Crime Branch, Sanjeeb Panda, informed that the team has interrogated many witnesses in the case at Paralakhemundi and have examined various documents including the report of the former Investigation Officer (IO).

The Crime Branch team will today again record statements of Soumya Ranjan’s family members at his native place Khaira in Balasore district. Tomorrow the team will interrogate his wife Bidya Bharati.

Two lady officers from the Crime Against Women and Children Wing (CAW&CW) of Odisha Police will assist the Crime Branch team for the interrogation. A questionnaire has been prepared for the interrogation based on the findings during the probe.