Bhubaneswar: In a barbaric incident, a minor girl was mercilessly beaten to death with a wooden plank for a hen at Gopur Kumbharpada village under the Rourkela area in Sundargarh district last night.
The deceased was identified as Rashmita Dungdung and accused as Sameer Dungdung. Samir has been arrested by the police.
According to reports, Rashmita and Sameer’s families had been quarrelling over a hen for a few days now. On Monday night, they had a quarrel. In a fit of rage, Sameer brought a wooden plank and beat Rashmita. Critically injured Rashmita was rushed to a nearby hospital. But she succumbed to injuries.
The police are mow interrogating Sameer.