Youth hacked to death in city
Bhubaneswar: A youth was allegedly murdered by some assailants at Rangamatia area under Mancheswar police limits in the city here on Tuesday night.
The deceased has been identified as Deepak Behera alias Landa of the same locality.
According to sources, Dipak was returning home late last night when some bike-borne miscreants surrounded him in the midway. When Dipak opposed, the miscreants attacked him with sharp weapons and fled the spot.
Later, some locals spotted Deepak in a pool of blood and alerted the police.
On being informed, Mancheswar police reached the spot and admitted him to the Capital hospital. However, he succumbed to his injuries while undergoing treatment.
While the exact cause behind the murder is yet to be ascertained, police suspect that the incident to be fall out of past enmity. Further investigation into the matter is underway.