Two held in trader attack case
Rashmi Ranjan Mohapatra alias Sonu (19) and Soumya Ranjan Mohapatra alias Litu (25) were arrested from Pipili in Puri district on Wednesday. Sonu and Litu had allegedly attacked one Parmeswar Kauntia, a local bi-cycle trader with sharp weapons. Kauntia with severe head injuries is now recuperating at a local hospital, police said. According to police, Kauntia was attacked over a land dispute.