Ganjam, Oct 25: A youth was allegedly attacked by two miscreants at Fish market under Polasara police limits in Ganjam district today.
The victim has been identified as Sushant Sahoo.
According to sources, Sahoo was sleeping inside the premises of a temple near the market, when two miscreants came to the temple and allegedly attacked him with sharp weapons. Soon local residents recused him and rushed to the MKCG Medical College and Hospital in Berhampur in a critical condition.
On being informed, the Polasara police reached the spot and launched a probe into the matter. The police have also detained one person in this connection.