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Balasore: A sweeper of the Balasore Municipality was chased and hacked brutally by miscreants here on Thursday.
One Bulu Behera, who works as the sweeper of the Municipality, was reportedly chased to some distance and hacked by a group of unidentified persons with sharp weapons. He was attacked by the wrongdoers while he was on duty this morning.
Some passersby rescued Behera, who was lying in a pool of blood, and rushed him to the district headquarters hospital. His condition is said to be critical.
Police have initiated an investigation into the matter and has launched a manhunt to trace the attackers. Though the exact reason behind the crime is yet to be known, cops suspect it to be a case of past rivalry.