Baliguda: A jealous girl, stated to have developed a one-sided love, allegedly set ablaze three motorcycles parked at the house of her love interest at Sunapanga Sahi under Baliguda police limits in Kandhamal district on Saturday night.
According to reports, the girl, a resident of K. Nuagaon area in the district, has fallen in one-sided love with Chiku, son of Dillip Kumar Nayak of the same area.
However, Chiku was not showing any interest towards her, following which the girl had earlier attacked the youth with a knife at night while he was sleeping.
Last night at around 2 am, Nayak’s family members woke up to three motorcycles parked at the house burning and noticed the girl near the torched motorcycles. They tried to nab her, however, she managed to give a slip.
Later, the family lodged a complaint in this regard at Baliguda police station.
Police have started a probe into the matter.