Odisha Police declare 8 servitors as absconders, two servitors arrested #Puri #Rathayatra #Niladribije #News
The district police today declared eight servitors, including Damodara Mahasuara and his brother Jayakrusna Mahasuara, accused of manhandling and misbehaving with the Puri Collector during the Niladri Bije on July 17 and issued posters containing their photos at various places.
On the other hand police arrested 2 more servitors- Brundaban Pujapanda and Surya Narayan Pujapanda- arrested for misbehaving with collector.
Puri SP Sarthak Sarangi said, “The NBWs against six absconding servitors have been received. We will issue posters with photographs of eight servitors as they are evading arrest and are not in Puri. We are also conducting raids in Bhubaneswar.”
He added the Crime Branch will be asked to circulate the posters as the absconders might have gone outside the State.
Also read 6 servitors arrested, 9 suspended from service or delaying Niladribije rituals