Berhampur: In a bone-chilling incident, a man was brutally killed while his son has been left battling for life after they were attacked in Jhadankuli square under Berhampur Sadar police limits in Ganjam district of Odisha late Sunday night.
The deceased has been identified as Kora Sethy and the injured has been identified as Kora’s son Prashant Sethy.
As per reports, some unknown miscreants attacked the father and son. Accordingly, Kora Sethy was killed on the spot while Prashant was rescued in a critical condition. He has been admitted to Berhampur-based MKCG Medical College and Hospital. While no exact reason for the brutal killing has been known immediately, locals suspected it was the fallout of the previous enmity.
On being alerted, Berhampur Town Police reached the spot and launched a manhunt to nab the miscreants.
Meanwhile, SDPO Bishnu Pati and Baidyanathpur police reached MKCG to record the statements of Prashant. A case has been registered in this connection and the miscreants will be arrested soon, police said.