Elderly Man Beaten To Death In Mayurbhanj Village
Mayurbhanj: An elderly man was allegedly beaten to death over some petty issue at Bhandar Colony Sahi under Sarat police limits in Mayurbhanj district.
The identity of the deceased is yet to be ascertained.
According to sources, an argument ensued between the elderly man and some villagers over cutting of trees at Bhandar Colony Sahi. The situation took an ugly turn after some miscreants attacked him with a wooden plank resulting in his death on the spot.
On being informed, police reached the spot and launched a probe into the matter. The body was seized and sent to a local hospital for post-mortem.
A case was registered against the accused and arrested under relevant Sections of IPC, added sources.