Bhubaneswar: An incident has come to the fore in Malkangiri district where a youth having illicit relation with a woman was allegedly hacked to death on a village road under Kalimela police limits early this morning.
The deceased was identified as Niranjan Sardar of MV-IV village and the accused as Sameer Bairagi. Sameer has fled from the village after committing the crime.
According to reports, Sameer attacked Niranjan with a bhujali (dagger) all of a sudden while the latter was going on the village road. Niranjan died on the spot. Acting on the complaint of deceased Niranjan’s family members, the Kalimela police have reached the village and started investigation. Illicit relationship is behind the crime, said reports.