Bhubaneswar: Properties worth lakhs of rupees were burnt to ashes as miscreants torched houses over a rivalry at Pohala village under the Pattamundai police limits in Kendrapara district last night.
According to reports, houses belonging two families were torched by their rivals over a land dispute. Furniture, paddy and other crops and household articles worth lakhs of rupees have been burnt. However, no injury or death was reported.
On being informed, police have reached the spot and started investigation.