Cuttack: Notorious gangster Sushant Dhal Samanta and Cuttack Municipal Corporation (CMC) Corporator Ranjita Biswal have refused to undergo voice sample test in connection with the firing on contractor Bijay Pal of Subhadrapur here, police said on Friday.
The Commissionerate Police had submitted a petition in Judicial Magistrate First Class (JMFC), Cuttack (Rural) to collect voice samples of the two and send the same to laboratory for verification to establish authenticity of recordings of phone calls between Ranjita and Sushant, however, both have refused for it though the JMFC (Rural) court had granted permission to the Sadar police for the test.
On the other hand, the three-day remand period of both ended on Thursday following which they were produced before the court.
After a two-day marathon interrogation, police confronted Sushant with some evidences along with Ranjita in connection with the case. The police seem to have obtained some vital information during to the interrogation.
Notably, Ranjita was arrested on March 7 for allegedly supplying firearms to Mrityunjay Nayak alias Miku who was arrested on March 4 for trying to kill contractor Bijan Pal by opening fire on February 23 at the behest of Sushant.