Puri: A case was today registered at the Gadisagoda police station in Odisha’s Puri district against BJP’s Satyabadi MLA candidate Om Prakash Mishra for allegedly vandalising EVM at a polling booth.
Police have seized a gun from the booth and detained two persons in this connection for questioning, reports said.
During the third phase polls in Odisha yesterday, Mishra and his supporters allegedly barged into booth no. 78 at Birakishorepur village under Kanas block of the district and vandalised the EVM, thereby affecting the polling process.
The concerned presiding officer had lodged a police complaint against Mishra and his supporters.