Balasore: One person was killed another critical at Auagaon under Baishinga police limits in Mayurbhanj district after they were attacked by miscreants
The deceased was identified as Radhakrushna Barik and injured is Sarat Barik.
According to sources, the incident occurred last evening, when the two friends– Radhakrushna and Sarat were suddenly attacked by miscreants. The miscreants attacked Radhakrushna with sharp weapons. When opposed by Sarat, they also injured him.
In a bid to eliminate both of them completely, they dumped them in a nearby pond.
On being informed, family members and villagers rushed to the spot and pulled the duo out of the water. However, Radhakrushna was dead by then and Sarat was admitted to a hospital in a critical condition.
Acting on a case registered, cops initiated a probe and detained two persons for questioning. Reportedly, two others are also absconding, sources said.