Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Dhenkanal, Jun 29:

A youth of Mahisapat area under ward no.8 in Odisha’s district headquarters town of Dhenkanal succumbed to his injuries at the hospital today following an alleged murderous assault on Tuesday.


The deceased youth has been identified as Aju Bhoi.

According to the deceased’s family members, on Tuesday night some youths had asked Aju to go with them.

After some time of his departure family members came to know that Aju was lying at the nearby chhak in a pool of blood in serious condition.

He was immediately taken to the district headquarters hospital and admitted for treatment.

His family members have alleged before the police that he was bludgeoned to death by some miscreants using iron rods and sticks.

Police suspect the attack to be an outcome of an old rivalry.