Bhubaneswar: In a barbaric incident, a youth was taken to backside of his house and then butchered by miscreants at Nada Gaon under the Karanjia area in Mayurbhanj district last night.
The deceased was identified as Narayan Patra of Nada Gaon.
According to reports, Narayan Patra had a quarrel with a co-villager. During the quarrel, the miscreant took him to the backside of his house and hacked him to death with an axe.
While the main reason behind the incident was yet to be known, the Mahuldiha police have detained the miscreant and are interrogating him.