Jagatsinghpur: A 55-year-old man was killed while five other were injured in a group clash over land dispute at Baliakani village under Ersama block in Jagatsinghpur district late Wednesday night.
The deceased was identified as Rabindra Kumar Swain. According to sources police have detained four persons for interrogations while another was shifted to SCB Medical College and Hospital in a critical condition.
According to reports the police have deployed two platoons of forces in the village to maintain law and order situation following the murder.
Meanwhile a four-member scientific team reached the crime scene and collected some samples for laboratory test.