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House Committee asks Abhijit Iyer-Mitra to file affidavit on Nov 2

ONI Bureau:   Journalist Abhijit Iyer Mitra, who appeared before the House Committee of Odisha Assembly today in breach of privilege case, has been asked to reappear before it on November 2 with an affidavit, informed committee chairman Narasingha Mishra.

Earlier today, his statement being recorded and Committee confirmed that Abhijit tendered an unconditional apology for his alleged derogatory remarks against State MLAs.

However, investigation will continue & final decision will be taken after submission of the affidavit, Mishra informed. After examining his affidavit, the panel will decide whether to accept his apology or not.

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