Balipatna, Aug 10: A man sustained critical injuries after his brother-in-law attacked him with a sharp weapon over family dispute in Panchabatia village under Balipatna police limits in Khordha district today.
According to sources, one Pabi Swain on Monday morning had a heated argument with his brother-in-law Manas Swain and his wife over a land dispute. Later, the verbal spat took an ugly turn as Pabi allegedly attacked Manas’ wife with a sharp weapon.
Meanwhile, Manas and one of his family member, who tried to oppose Pabi, sustained injuries and were rushed to the Balipatna CHC.
On the other hand, a complaint was filed with the Balipatna police in the matter.