In Jagatsinghpur, a defeated candidate reportedly entered a house and attacked family members at Baradi village under Shalajang panchayat, which has been recorded in CCTV camera. As many as four persons were injured in the incident. They are now undergoing treatment at the Jagatsinghpur District Headquarters Hospital (DHH).
Another such incident has reported been occurred in Dhepapentha village of Choudhury Tikarpada gram panchayat under Digapahandi block in Ganjam district. Supporters of a winning candidate reportedly attacked family members of Krushna Chandra Sahu, leaving them injured. A video of the attack has gone viral in the social media.
Yet another such incident has occurred in Nalamallick Patna village under Mangalpur police station limits in Jajpur district. Here, two groups of the BJD have allegedly brawled over the election issue. While three persons have suffered injuries, husband of winning Sarpanch candidate has been injured by police.