Bhubaneswar: A person was allegedly stabbed following a dispute over sharing of crackers on Diwali at Mahisakhala in BJB Nagar area of Odisha capital yesterday and has been hospitalised.
According to reports, an exchange of words erupted between Arjun Behera and Ashok Behura, which took an ugly turn as the former attacked the latter with a knife.
Ashok sustained grievious injuries in the incident and was admitted to the Capital Hospital here for treatment.
On being informed, Badagada police reached the spot and detained Arjun for questioning. Investigation into the matter is underway.