Bhubaneswar: In a barbaric incident, a person was stoned to death while he was sleeping in his house at Banthipur village under Basudebpur police limits in Bhadrak district last night.
The deceased was identified as Ganesh Satapathy.
According to reports, Ganesh was sleeping when the miscreant entered his house from backside and hit him on his eyes and face with a stone. After committing the crime, the miscreant locked the door outside and fled from the spot.
On the complaint of family members, Basudebpur police have reached the spot and started investigation.