Berhampur, April 15 (LocalWire): Police arrested four people after clash between supporters of Independent candidate Tirupati Panigrahy and BJP candidate K Narayan Rao at Kasinagara in Gajapati district.
Both contested from the Paralakhemundi Assembly constituency that went to poll in the first phase of election on 11 April.
During the voting process, the candidates had a heated exchange of words but their supporters clashed on Saturday night as an aftermath. At least three people sustained injuries.
‘We have registered two different cases and arrested four persons,’ said inspector in charge, Kasinagara police station AC Patra. Police are searching other people involved in the clash.