Kendrapara, Mar 5: A man was killed while his wife and minor son were critically injured after miscreants open fired at them in Alailo village under Mahakalpada police limits in Kendrapara district on Saturday.
The deceased has been identified as Arabind Mishra. He was serving as VLW at Babakarpur in the district.
As per reports, three miscreants barged into the victim’s house and fired several round on them leading to death of Mishra on the spot.
The injured mother and son were rushed to a nearby hospital from where they were shifted to the SCB Medical College and Hospital in Cuttack.
The villagers managed to nab two miscreants involved in the crime. Police have started an investigation to ascertain the motive behind the crime.