Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Bargarh, Jun 11:

A person was found dead with his throat slit at Khulapali village in Barapali area of Odisha’s Bargarh district. The deceased was identified as Bhagawan Meher (50).


According to sources, Meher was attacked with a sharp weapon by unidentified miscreants when he was sleeping on the verandah of his house last night. He was found dead with throat slit and injury marks on his head.

Though the exact reason behind the deadly attack was yet to be ascertained, primary probe revealed that land dispute might be the motive behind the killing.

On being informed, Barapali IIC and SDPO reached the spot and started investigation into the incident.