Bhubaneswar: An incident of lawlessness has come to the fore in Kendrapara district where a youth was bitterly attacked and his motor bike was set ablaze by miscreants early this morning.
According to reports, the ghastly incident has occurred in Nimipur village under Pattamundai police limits in the district. The critically injured youth was first rushed to the Pattamundai hospital and later shifted to the SCB Medical College Hospital in Cuttack as his condition deteriorated.
A shop was also burnt in the incident as the fire spread from the burning motorbike and caught it.
Past rivalry is stated to be the main reason behind the incident. Police have reached the spot and started investigation, said reports.