BAJURA, Nov 23: The assistant polling officer Bindeshwar Prasad Yadav was beaten black and blue on his way to Nandeshwari Secondary School polling center of Kotila in Budhi Nanda Municipality-5 on Wednesday.
Yadav was attacked by an unidentified gang at Porakhe Lekh on his way to polling center that is one day away on foot from the district headquarters Martadi, informed police. The victim has multiple injuries to his body including legs, backbone, and lower back and is undergoing treatment at the Martadi-based District Hospital.
Attackers are yet to be identified and the reason behind the attack is also unknown. Police have launched a manhunt to nab those involved in the incident, said DSP Hari Oli.