Balangir,Sep 20: An elderly man has been killed over previous rivalry in Balangir on Sunday.
The incident took place at Limapada village under Muribahal police limit late at night on Sunday.
The victim has been identified as Ghasiram Parabhua.
Sources said, a group of men broke into Ghasiram’s bedroom and assaulted him with weapons. As a result, he sustained critical injuries in his body.
His family members were taking him to the hospital. Meanwhile, he succumbed to the injuries.
Being informed, police rushed to the spot and registered a murder case in this connection.
After investigation, police has detained six accused so far.