Bhubaneswar, Apr. 29( Odisha.in ) With admission of senior I.A.S. officer, Priyabrata Patnaik on Monday before Police Commissionr B.K. Behera that he had met Raja Acharya and Biranchi Das, at Judo Hall on March 16 and had suggested them to sort out the Leslie affair amicably, has made clear that Leslie-Raja love story was the main resaon behind murder of Biranchi Das.
Patnaik was grilled by Behera at the Commissionarate for about two hours on Monday evening, where Patnaik presented himself in response to the notice for interrogation.
Earlier, talking to media Patnaik had reportedly said that he does not know Raja Acharya, though Biranchi Das was known to him for past 13 years and was very close to him.
Now the police have started probing into Patnaik’s link with Leslie Tripathy -Raja Acharya love story and reason behind his requesting Biranchi and Raja to sort out the matter.
According to sources in the police, Leslie Tripathy, Jubuli Sunder Ray, Arun Mantri and Bidusmita are likley to be questioned soon to reveal their link with Raja Acharya and resons behind alleged kidnapping of Arun Mantri alisa Bulu, brother of actress Bidusmita on April 8.
Unearthing the links of Leslie Tripathy with many infleuntial bureaucrats, politicians, educationists etc. can throw light on the criminal nexus of such persons and the ” ugly ” side of the entertainment circle in Orissa.