Bhubaneswar: Residents of Haladia village under Derabish block in Kendrapada district on Monday met the SP and urged him to arrest Sridhar Sahoo murder accused Chandra Sekhar Sahoo, who is a secretary of the ruling BJD, at the earliest.
They too threatened that they would take to the streets if the arrest is delayed.
Notably Sahoo (31), a businessman of Haladia village was allegedly kidnapped by miscreants on December 30 and was found in critical condition at a place near the village on January 1.
He succumbed to his injuries while undergoing treatment at the Kendrapada district headquarters hospital (DHH) later in later in the day.
Sahoo was a manufacturer and supplier of snacks.