Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Keonjhar, Apr 8:
In a ghastly act, a paternal uncle allegedly bludgeoned his three-year-old niece to death with a stick in Odisha’s Keonjhar district today.
The grisly incident occurred at the remote Nimkani Juanga Sahi under Telkoi police limits today when the deceased child identified as Indumati Juanga was fetching water from a community tube well in the locality, reports said.
Reportedly, Dukha Juanga, the killer, who is said to be of unsound mind allegedly clubbed the child to death with a stick lying near the tube well.
Dukha was overpowered by the villagers and handed over to the police. He has been arrested by Telkoi police, reports added.
However, the reason behind the murder has not been confirmed by the police .