Bhubaneswar: In a barbaric incident, five persons of a family have allegedly been killed by miscreants on suspect of practicing sorcery in Badaindipur Kanda Sahi under Banei area in Sundargarh district last night.
The deceased include a woman and her four kids.
The bodies are lying dumped in a well in the village. It is suspected that a group of villagers killed the family members on suspicion of practicing black magic.
According to reports, the husband of the woman has lodged a complaint at the Koida police station informing about killing of her family members and seeking action against culprits.