BJD worker accused of thrashing Kui Samaj Secretary in Phulbani

Kandhamal: Ahead of the general elections, the ruling party of the state seems to have landed in trouble as Kui Samaj Samanwaya Samiti (KSSS) Secretary Lambodar Kanhar has alleged that he was physical assaulted by a BJD worker.

As per the allegations levelled by Kanhar, a BJD worker thrashed him during the poll campaign rally of the party in Phulbani on Monday.

“On the congested road, one of the party workers asked me to move my vehicle aside. But after I failed it do so, he abused me and physically assaulted me. He also snatched my vehicles keys,” said Kanhar.

Till last reports received, a complaint in this connection has been lodged at the Town Police Station.

Meanwhile, no comments could be obtained from the ruling BJD.