Cuttack: An on-duty Constable was injured after a youth hurled bombs at police personnel at Dalabhaga village under Khuntuni police limits in Athagarh of Cuttack district today.
Sources said the scuffle broke out after locals demanded compensation to allow electricity supply to the cement company. Laying of electricity wires was suspended after that. On receiving information, police officials, including Choudwar SDPO and IIC reached the spot to pacify the villagers.
Besides, two platoons of police force have been deployed in the area to avoid any unpleasant situation and maintain law and order.