Bhubaneswar: In a gruesome crime, a youth was stabbed by another person in broad daylight over past rivalry in Rada Basti near Bapuji Nagar overbridge in the capital city today.
The victim has been identified as P. Narsingha. The daylight crime has sent shock waves in the area.
As per reports, Narsingha had a rift with one Surendra Das over country liquor and attacked him in the morning at 9.30am.
Later, Surendra Das son Shiba Das chased and attacked Narsingha with sharp weapons. Traffic flowed normally on this busy road, a lot of spectators watched but not a soul stops to save the youth.
On being informed, the police reached the spot and rescued the youth and sent him to the Capital Hospital for treatment.
After his health deteriorated, he was shifted to Cuttack SCB Medical and College.
The accused fled from the incident site and Police have launched a manhunt to nab the accused.