Odisha Cong MLA files complaint for criminal defamation against BJP's Sambit PatraPTI | Cuttack | Updated: 23-01-2021 00:55 IST | Created: 23-01-2021 00:55 IST
Moquim, the legislator of Barabati-Cuttack, had serveda legal notice to Patra in December last year threatening toprosecute him if he did not tender a public apology forallegedly tarnishing the public image of all Congress MLAs ofthe state, including him.
He filed the complaint in the court of sub-divisionaljudicial magistrate in Cuttack through his advocate.
While talking to a section of the media on December 1,Patra reportedly made an accusation against all the nineCongress MLAs of Odisha in connection with the sensationalkidnap and murder of a minor girl of Nayagarh district.
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