Youth attacked by miscreants in Rourkela, hospitalised

Rourkela: A youth was critically injured after he was allegedly attacked by some unidentified miscreants with a sharp weapon at the station area here. The victim has been identified as Amir Khan.

As per available reports, Amir had came to Rourkela for some work from Madhya Pradesh. The incident took place when the youth was near the railway station. Meanwhile, the miscreants attacked him with sharp weapons injuring him critically. The miscreants fled from the spot after the attack left the victim unconscious in front of a hotel.

On being informed, Plant Site police reached the spot and rushed him to the Rourkela Government Hospital (RGH). However, the actual reason behind the attack is yet to be ascertained. An investigation is underway into the matter.