Bhadrak: A youth sustained critical injuries after being attacked by his elder brother over a family dispute at Naiparigadia village under Bhadrak Rural police limits on Tuesday.
The victim has been identified as Trilochan Parida, son of Uday Parida.
As per the report, the victim had gone to pluck flowers from a garden located in the village early in the morning today when the attack took place. His elder brother and the accused Gayadhar Parida chased him and hacked with a sharp weapon inflicting grievous head and leg injury.
After the victim fell on the spot and bled profusely, his family members rushed him to Bhadrak District Headquarters Hospital (DHH) and then shifted to SCB Medical in Cuttack due to critical condition.
Bhadrak Rural Police has lodged a case in connection with the incident and launched a manhunt to trace the accused who is on the run post the attack.