Bolangir: Handlooms and Textile Minister Snehangini Chhuria was attacked with eggs by some Opposition party activists at Patanagarh in Bolangir district today.
The activists hurled eggs at the Minister’s vehicle at Ramji Square and later at Patanagarh bus stand. The minister was scheduled to attend a women empowerment programme. She was later taken to the venue on a different route.
Meanwhile, police detained a person in this connection and integrating him. Earlier, Agriculture Minister Pradeep Maharathy had faced similar attack during his visit to Bolangir district in September.