Keonjhar, June 13 -- During the swearing-in ceremony of Keonjhar MLA Mohan Charan Majhi as the Odisha Chief Minister on Wednesday evening, a celebratory incident at Dhanurjaipur village under Hatadihi block turned violent, leaving five BJP supporters critically injured.

Reports indicate that the injuries occurred due to a clash between two groups over celebratory fireworks. Four supporters were injured in the altercation, while the fifth one was struck by a firecracker.

The conflict began when a villager, Silai Birua, and his son requested the BJP supporters to stop the fireworks. Their request led to a dispute, during which Silai was allegedly assaulted by the BJP supporters.

In retaliation, a group of villagers attacked the BJP suppo...