Boudh, Mar 1: Two elder brothers allegedly killed their younger brother over a family dispute and burnt him at farmland at Malikpada village under Baunsuni police limits in the district late Sunday night.
The deceased has been identified as Santosh Jani who was posted as a constable at the Reserve police force in Boudh.
According to sources, Santosh had dispute with his elder brother identified as Sartik Jani and Prasant Jani since days. Irate over the matter, Sartik and Prasant allegedly killed Santosh and burnt him in farmland in front of their residence.
However, the accused have absconded from the place after executing the ‘crime’.
On being informed the police reached the spot and recovered the partially charred body of the deceased.
Further, they sent the body for post-mortem and initiated a probe into the matter.