Bhubaneswar: In a barbaric incident, a youth was hacked to death at Kuan village under parjang police limits in Dhenkanal district this morning.
The deceased was identified as Chandan Behera.
The matter came to the fore after Chandan’s brother lodged a complaint at the Parjang police station.
It is suspected that braking of a electric transformer led to the incident.
Police have reached the spot and started investigation.