Bonai: In a shocking incident, a youth allegedly thrashed to death his sister and aunt in an inebriated condition at Sanua village under Koida police limits in Bonai of Sundergarh district on Saturday.
The accused, Rakesh Sethi (21), brutally killed his sister Jan Sethi (29) and Jhap Sethi (45). He has been detained by police.
According to sources, the accused used to drink daily and frequently quarrel with his family. He reached home drunk at around 2 pm today and beat his sister mercilessly. Later, he hit her with a shovel leading to her death on the spot.
When his aunt reached the spot and opposed him, the accused hit her with the shovel killing her on the spot.
Following the incident, the villagers immediately contacted the police who rushed to the village and nabbed the accused.
The police sent the bodies to Koida community health centre. The postmortem of the bodies will be conducted on Sunday, the police said.
Koida inspector-in-charge Sushat Das visited the spot and launched a probe into the matter. The accused will be produced in court tomorrow, he said.