BERHAMPUR: The Phulbani fast track court II on Thursday acquitted the BJP MLA of G.Udaygiri, Manoj Pradhan in a murder case during the communal riots in Kandhamal district last year. Mr. Pradhan was accused of murdering one Koteswar Digal during the communal violence. The co-accused in the case was also acquitted. In another case related to communal arson, the same court acquitted five more persons.