Paradip : Alleging political conspiracy behind the arrest of her husband, Bapi Sarkhel’s wife Muniguda on Sunday held ever present nemesis Damodar Rout as the main culprit behind the issue.
Addressing to a public meeting at SC cell in Kujang, Muniguda said her husband has been the victim of political conspiracy especially hatched by none other than Paradip MLA and Minister Damodar Rout.
Hundreds of supporters of Bapi gathered at the meeting protesting Bapi’s arrest.
Notably, Bapi who is a noted Congress leader and a labour union leader was arrested on Friday evening on charges of a nexus with Rakesh Choubey, the prime accused in the murder of Seaways Shipping GM Mahendra Swain.
Subsequently, with his bail plea quashed Bapi was sent to Kujang jail on Friday night but following severe supporters’ unrest in front of the jail, and due to security reasons police transferred him to Ali Pingal jail.