Bhubaneswar: In a barbaric incident, a man was killed by none other than his own younger brother over a land dispute at Kantapada village in Jagatsinghpur district early this morning.
The deceased was identified as Chakradhar Swain.
According to reports, Chakradhar and his younger brother were quarreling over a land dispute when the latter all of a sudden brought a bhujali out from his house and attacked him, leaving him severely injured. Later, Chakradhar succumbed to injuries while undergoing treatment at the SCB Medical College and Hospital in Cuttack.
The accused younger brother has fled from the village after committing the crime. Police have reached the spot and started investigation.