Junior Engineer Hurt In Attack By Locals In Dasmantpur
Koraput: A junior engineer posted at Dasmantpur block of Koraput district was critically injured after being allegedly attacked by some locals.
The injured, identified as Santosh Mohanty, sustained injuries on his face and head and was rushed to a nearby hospital for treatment.
According to sources, six locals allegedly thrashed the junior engineer over an ongoing project.
Santosh also lodged an FIR with Dasmantpur police against the six accused identified as – Ramesh Khara, Mana Naudia, Makara Golari, Lab Jani, Hari Mahanandia, and Sura Sarangi.
“A manhunt to nab the accused persons is underway by the police and strict actions will be taken against the accused persons,” said Dashmantpur block Community Development Officer Damburudhar Mallick.