Cuttack: The Twin City Police of Cuttack arrested Cuttack Municipal Corporation (CMC) Corporator Ranjita Biswal for her alleged links with the notorious gangster brothers Sushant and Sushil Dhalasamant, said Cuttack DCP Akhilesvar Singh today.
Ranjita Biswal, BJD Corporator of Ward No 7 in CMC, was allegedly involved in supplying weapons in connection with the recent firing on Bijay Kumar Pal of Subhadrapur, police said.
On March 4 last, Cuttack DCP had claimed that Sushant Dhalsamant, who has been lodged in Jharpada Special Jail in Bhubaneswar, had hired notorious criminal Mrutunjaya Nayak alias Miku to kill Bijay Kumar Pal after the later denied to pay extortion money.
The Dhalasamant brothers, also known as D-brothers, had formed the Cuttack Nagar Yuvak Sangh and Corporator Ranjita Biswal was the Joint Secretary of the organisation.
It was alleged that the Dhalasamant brothers used to spread their crime syndicate through the Cuttack Nagar Yuvak Sangh by organising various social activities. However, following the arrest of the D-brothers, the Sangh was dissolved.
Meanwhile, BJD District President Pratap Jena dismissed Ranjita Biswal from the party after her arrest for her dubious links with D-brothers.