Tension erupts after engg student taken into police custody

Jagatsinghpur: More than hundred men and women of Balarampur panchayat on Sunday staged demonstrations in front of Jagatsinghpur Sadar police station protesting against detention of an engineering student.

The residents of Singipur village alleged that without any prior charges the police took the engineering student, Bapi, into its custody from his home in a midnight operation.

Meanwhile, SDPO reached the spot and talked to the irate villagers. Later, the locals withdrew the protest.