Ranchi, April 21 (IANS) An supporter of the Adani power plant in Jharkhand’s Godda district was beaten up in his home by some unidentified people on Friday, police said.Also Read - Bihar, Jharkhand, UP Poorest States In India: NITI Aayog's Poverty Index
According to police, the assailants entered the house of Ranjan Mandal in Basantpur village of Godda and beat him up. Mandal had led a procession of some villagers favouring the plant. Also Read - Maoists Kill 4 of Family, Hang Their Bodies, Blow Up House in Bihar's Gaya District
No arrests have been made so far, police said. Also Read - Bank Holiday Alert: Banks to Remain Shut Tomorrow For Chhath Puja in These Cities | Complete List Here
Around 900 acres has been acquired for the 1,600 MW power plant, which has earned both support and opposition.
Jharkhand Vikas Morcha-Prajantarik legislator Pradeep Yadav has on been a sit-in for four days day against the plant, while some villagers opposing the project had taken out a procession on Thursday.
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