Bhanjanagar, June 21: A mentally disabled youth has allegedly attacked a revenue official at Soroda in Ganjam district on Monday.
The victim has been identified as Bagati Arjun who works as an Amin in Soroda Tahsil office.
Sources said, Bagati was purchasing vegetables from the nearest market while he was attacked by a mentally challenged one, all of sudden.
The man hacked him with a sharp weapon for which Bagati sustained critical injury on his head and shoulder.
He was immediately rushed to the hospital by the locals. At the same time, some youths snatched weapons from the miscreant fearing more attack.