Bhubaneswar: Police have reportedly detained Bardhan Toppo, the accused driver of arrested ex-MLA Anup Sai.
According to Bardhan’s family members, police knocked on the door of their rented house in Bagarachaka village late last night looking for him. After a brief questioning at the spot, he was taken into custody.
As per the latest reports, he is being interrogated by the cops at an undisclosed location.
On the other hand, Bardhan’s family members refuted the allegations saying that Bardhan “is innocent”.
Reportedly, Anup Sai who was arrested by the Raigarh police on charges of killing mother-daughter duo was sent to jail last evening.
Confessing to his crimes, Sai mentioned the driver as his comrade in the crime.
Earlier, police have claimed that the former legislator hatched the plot to eliminate Kalpana Das and her minor daughter Babli after the woman insisted him to marry her.