Bhubaneswar: Culture, tourism and law minister Maheswar Mohanty, who sustained multiple bullet injuries on February 21 evening after being attacked from close range by two unidentified miscreants, is recovering well, informed sources in the private hospital in the capital on Monday, where he is undergoing treatment.

On the other hand, Puri police have detained as many as 10 people for interrogation in connection with the attack on the minister. Mohanty was fired gun shots near his residence in Puri, when he was returning home on his scooter.