Patrapada murder: 1more arrested, 1 detained

Bhubaneswar: Twin City Commissionerate Police nabbed one more person and detained another person yesterday in connection with murder of contractor Dillip Nayak at Patrapada on the outskirts of Bhubaneswar on June 18.

According to sources, the duos were held by police from Balanga police limits in Puri district.

The arrested persons are identified as Jay Barik, elder brother of the main accused Raju Barik, and Jay’s son Sisir Barik. Police sources said, during interrogations, Jay revealed that total four rounds of bullet were fired at Dillip using two pistols.

Earlier on June 21, police had arrested two persons, Sarat Samantray and Suryakant Samantray, in connection with the murder.

Notably, contractor Dillip Nayak was shot dead by his rival group near a construction site behind the AIIMS Hospital in Patrapada under Khandagiri police station on June 18.