Dhenkanal: Police have apprehended four persons today in connection with the death of a youth in a group clash at Bhutia Sahi under Gondia police limits in Dhenkanal district.
According to sources, the police conducted raids at different places to nab the accused persons.
Notably, on August 20, an argument ensued between two groups at Bhutia Sahi. However, situation took an ugly turn after members of both the groups attacked each other with sharp weapons. In the attack one Pratap Bhutia sustained critical injuries.
Though he was immediately rushed to the hospital, he succumbed to injuries yesterday.
Continuing the probe into the case, cops nabbed the four accused on the charges of murdering Pratap over suspected past enmity.
While the accused persons are being grilled in police custody, further investigation into case is on, sources said.