Youth hacked to death in Odisha
Puri: In a heart-wrenching incident, a youth was chased and hacked to death by a group of unidentified miscreants near Thentapur under Chandanapur police limits in Odisha’s Puri district on Tuesday afternoon.
The deceased has been identified as Jaykrushna Pradhan of Thentapur. He died on the spot, police said.
On being informed, police reached the spot and sent the body for autopsy test.
A murder case has been registered at Chandanapur police station and investigation has begun in this connection, police added.
Sources said, Jaykrushna and his sister-in-law had recently sustained injuries in an attack following which he lodged a complaint with Chandanpur police against some youths of Gedusahi.