Bhubaneswar: In a very shocking incident, two persons were allegedly killed while they were asleep at their house at a village under Bamebari police limits in Keonjhar district last night.
The two deceased were identified as Chetan Munda and Subasb Munda, who are siblings. They were sleeping when a co-villager named Rama Munda attacked them with a sharp weapon and then fled from the spot. Villagers rushed Chetan and Subash to a nearby hospital where they were declared dead.
While the exact reason behind the incident was yet to be known, past rivalry is suspected to be behind the heinous crime. The Bamebari police have recovered the bodies and started investigations.