Bhubaneswar: Former Odisha Chhatra Congress president Itish Pradhan was allegedly attacked by party members for misbehaving with them during a protest that was held on Friday.
According to sources, the state unit of Youth Congress was protesting against the fuel price hike at Master Canteen when the student leader arrived at the protest spot and started misbehaving with other party leaders.
While an altercation erupted, party leaders from Cuttack attacked him,
The student leader suffered injuries in the attack.
Pradhan was expelled from the party for anti-party activities, Earlier in June , Congress MLA Suresh Kumar Routray at a press conference stated, “Pradhan is no more associated with the party for his anti-party activities.”