Law minister shown black flags in padyatra

Bhawanipatna: Odisha’s Law minister Arun Sahoo was shown black flags on Friday by the State Congress activists over the issue surrounding Sardar Rajas Medical College located in Jaring of Kalahandi district.

Shouting slogans, the Congress activist waived the black flags in front of the minister while he was participating in BJD’s ‘Jan Sampark Padyatra’ in the town.

Source said eggs were also thrown at Sahoo during the protest from the Congress workers.

The minister was in Bhawanipatna to launch the Food Security Act in the district. Later, he took part in the ruling party’s padyatra in the town.

The Congress activists were detained by the police who were present during the rally.