Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Sundargarh, Nov 5:

A woman was shot dead by unidentified miscreants inside her house at Patratoli village under Nuagaon block in Odisha’s Sundargarh district last night.


The deceased was identified as Iliseba Bhengara.

According to reports, five bike-borne youths came to Bhengara’s house at around 9.30 PM and searched for her. An exchange of words ensued between the woman and the youths after they found her. Moments later, they opened fired at her and fled the spot soon after committing the crime.

The woman died on the spot after sustaining bullet injuries on her abdomen and back.

Police have started investigation into the incident after registering a case. The body was seized and sent for post-mortem.

The reason behind the incident was yet to be ascertained.