Bhubaneswar: The Crime Branch on Thursday arrested, Sarbeswar Rao, a close aide of MLA Pradeep Panigrahy, following interrogation in connection with job fraud case.
During interrogation, personal secretary of Akash Pathak, David Peter divulged Rao’s name following which the CB grilled the latter.
After being questioned by the CB Headquarters in Cuttack for the last two days, Gopalpur MLA Pradeep Panigrahi’s remand period ended today.
He was then produced before the Bhubaneswar SDJM court and sent back to Jharpada jail.
Before entering the jail premises, Panigrahy retorted “just wait and watch”.
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