Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Khurda, Mar 31:

A group of miscreants killed a youth over past hostility at Badapokharia village under Nirakarpur police limit in Khurda district of Odisha this morning.

The deceased was identified as Chitrasen Jena.

The miscreants fled the spot after killing Jena. He was attacked with weapons. His bike was also found on the spot.

The incident sparked tension in the area. Expressing outrage over the incident, the irate locals torched a farm house at Badapokharia. The ASP, SDPO and two platoons of police rushed the spot.

According to reports, Jena was a supporter of BJP. His supported candidates had lost the recently concluded Panchayat polls. He was allegedly attacked by his opponent group near the pond this morning.

The police have launched the investigation into the incident.