Boudh: A youth was stoned to death by unidentified miscreants at Badbagbar village under Harabhanga block in Boudh district in wee hours today.
The deceased has been identified as Rajesh Jena of Badbagbar village.
Sources said when Rajesh was returning to his house after watching Ramlila Jatra at Debagada village in the wee hours today, some miscreants attacked him with stones. However, the exact reason behind the attack is yet to be ascertained.
On receiving information, police rushed to the spot and sent the body to the district headquarters hospital (DHH) here for post-mortem. Further investigation is on into the incident, police said.