Balasore: A youth sustained critical injuries after being allegedly attacked over collection of Rs 500 for Raja celebration at Kantabania village under Sahadevkhunta police limits in Balasore district on Saturday.
According to sources, an argument ensued between the victim and some youths over collection of Rs 500 for Raja celebration.
The situation took an ugly turn after the group attacked the youth with a sharp weapon, injuring him critically.
On being informed about the incident, police rushed to the spot and launched a probe into the matter. Meanwhile, one platoon police have been deployed in the village to maintain law and order.