Slain Kulamani Baral’s son Ramakant has filed the FIR at the Mahanga police station, according to information.
Those named in the FIR are Bhikari Charan Swain, Prafulla Kumar Biswal, Pramod Biswal, Lalit Mohan Biswal, Bijya Kumar Baral, Umakant Swain, Ksitish Kumar Acharya, Malay Kumar Barik, Santosh Ranjan Pani, Panchanan Sethi, Chaitanya Sethi and Kailash Khatua. While four of them belonging to Jankoti village, eight are residents of Nrutanga village.
Latest report informed that the police have detained a person and interrogating him in connection with the case.
Notably, Baral along with his associate Dibyasingha Baral were going on a bike when they were brutally attacked by some miscreants at Jankoti on Saturday. While the two were rushed to Mahanga hospital, Kulamani declared dead there. Later Dibyasingha succumbed to injuries under treatment at the SCB Medical in Cuttack on Sunday morning.