Nabarangpur: In a shocking incident, a youth allegedly killed his brother (cousin) and buried the body at a forest in Jharigaon area of Odisha’s Nabarangpur district.
The incident took place on January 23 and came to fore after the body was exhumed by police yesterday.
According to reports, a dispute was prevailing between Bhuban Jani, the accused, and Chandan Jani, the deceased, of Dhepaguda village over land dispute.
On January 23, Bhuban along with his brother-in-law Jagannath Jani allegedly murdered Chandan and buried the body at a forest near Badatemer.
Shoes and clothes of Chandan were found near the forest yesterday following which his family members lodged a police complaint in this regard. Cops later reached the spot and recovered the buried body, which had decomposed.
Police have arrested four persons, including Bhuban and Jagannath, and started investigation into the matter.