Puri: In an incident of deteriorating law and order situation in Odisha’s Puri district, a youth was hacked to death over past enmity at Kuapada village in Delang block today.
According to reports, the deceased identified as Niranjan had gone out of his home early this morning to defecate when he was attacked by four to five unidentified miscreants. He was rushed to Delang hospital in a critical condition and later shifted to city-based Capital Hospital as his condition worsened.
Niranjan breathed his last while undergoing treatment at Capital Hospital.
Past enmity is suspected to be the reason behind the attack. Puri police has stated a probe into the case.