Keonjhar, May 16: In a shocking incident, a man was brutally murdered by two minor brothers after he allegedly misbehaved with their mother in Joda town of Keonjhar district last night.
The deceased has been identified as Sikandar Mahakud.
As per reports, the incident took place in the Shastrinagar area in Joda town when the deceased allegedly misbehaved with a widow woman of the area.
Thereafter, her two sons, in a fit of rage, tied Mahakud to a pole and brutally assaulted him with an iron rod. As a result, he sustained grave injuries following which he was rushed to the Tata Steel Hospital in Joda, where the attending doctors, after preliminary examination, pronounced him dead.
Police have detained the two accused for questioning and registered a case in connection with the incident. If reports are to be believed, the accused have reportedly confessed to the crime before the police.
Further investigation is underway.