Odisha News Insight

3 killed, several injured in Ganjam Poll Violence

CaptureTwo persons including a sarpanch candidate were allegedly killed and eight others injured in poll related violence in Ganjam district last night.

The deceased was identified as Bulu Pradhan residence of Brahamanchai in Sheragada block under Hinjili police limits  died in poll violence, while eight injured were admitted to the MKCG hospital in Berhampur.

As a result, voting process was cancelled in Brahmanchhai gram panchayat under Sheragada block in Ganjam district, informed by the State Election Commission secretary RN Sahu.

Same incident took place in Kodala police limits as a villager of Mardakote Pitambar Swain was killed and two others injured in group clash last night.