Berhampur: A Jatra couple belonging to Parbati Gananatya was attacked by co-actor here early this morning following a heated argument over an issue.
The injured couple was rushed to a hospital in Hinjili, from where they were shifted to MKCG Medical College and Hospital in Berhampur for treatment.
An FIR has been lodged against accused Sushant Sahoo by Parbati Gananatya Manager Goutam Swain at Hinjilicut police station following the incident.
The injured persons were identified as Sanjay Behera and his wife Manini Behera.
According to reports, Sushant attacked the couple Sanjay and Manini following an argument while they were going to their room after end of the show staged last night.
The situation turned uglier when Sushant attacked Sanjay with knife and stabbed him in his chest and back.
The injured couple was first taken to Hinjilicut hospital, later they were shifted to MKCG hospital.
Sushant hails from Kumarpur village in Bhadrak district. Police detained him following the FIR and probe is underway.