Balangir: In a shocking incident, a person allegedly thrashed two women, including his mother, to death at Rot village under Agalpur block in Odisha’s Balangir district today.
According to reports, Dayanidhi Bariha, the accused, hit a woman, identified as Sarojini Matari, at her head with an iron rod when she had come to the tubewell in the village this morning to fetch water. Sarojini died on the spot following the attack.
Dayanidhi’s insanity didn’t stop here as he went to his home and attacked his mother with a grub hoe injuring her grievously.
She was admitted to hospital in a critical condition but succumbed to her injuries later.
The accused was nabbed by villagers and tied to a pole while he was trying to flee the spot after committing the crime.
On being informed, police reached the spot and arrested the accused. The reason behind the extreme step of Dayanidhi is yet to be ascertained.