Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Phulbani, Mar 19:
Odisha police has arrested two persons for killing their cousin studying in class four in the Mania Panchayat area under Phulbani sadar police station in Khandamal district.
Nine year-old Badrinath Pradhan had disappeared on March 9. His father Biswanath Pradhan had filed a written complaint in the sadar police station against his nephews Rajanarayan and Prithiviraj Pradhan .
Police after detaining Rajanarayan and Prithiviraj questioned them. The duo confessed to the crime and agreed that they had killed Badrinath and buried him near the village river bed.
Police, yesterday with the help of fire service officials dug up the place shown by the brothers and recovered the body.
Both brothers have been arrested.