Odisha court quashes sedition charges against Sabyasachi Panda

Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Nayagarh, Feb 2:

The Nayagarh District Judge today quashed sedition charges against Odisha Maobadi Party (OMP) chief Sabyasachi Panda in two cases.

Sabyasachi Panda
Sabyasachi Panda

While admitting Panda’s petition, the Nayagarh District and Sessions Court ordered for quashing of sedition charges against him.

Nine cases were registered against Panda in the 2008 Nayagarh police station attack case.

However, Panda was charged with sedition in the cases pertaining to murder of a tyre shop owner and attack on coconut laden truck.

The Maoist leader had moved the court for quashing of sedition charges against him.

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