Bhubaneswar: The Tangarali police in Rourkela on Monday morning arrested the lone accused, a contract labour of the Ferro Scrap Nigam Ltd (FSNL), for reportedly killing an Assistant Engineer of the firm, G Ganesh Kumar yesterday afternoon.
Reports said Kumar had asked the contractual worker Anil Loahara (30) of Kansara village in Sundargarh district to report for work in the forenoon on Sunday. Though Anil came to work, he was upset with Kumar for asking him to report on a holiday.
While the work was going, Anil suddenly hit Kumar with an iron rod, injuring him critically. Though he was rushed to the Ispat General Hospital, doctors declared him dead.
Acting on a complaint, the Tangarapali police reached the spot and stared investigation.