Bhubaneswar, Oct 28: An engineer was brutally assaulted with sharp weapon at Sailashree Vihar on Wednesday. Though the motive behind the crime is yet to be ascertained, loot is suspected to be the motive behind the attack.
As per reports, the engineer identified as Satyanarayan Mishra working with the Central Tool Room and Training Centre was assaulted by two miscreants while he was plucking flower.
Mishra said that the miscreants reached the spot and started assaulting him with a sword. Mishra, somehow managed to hold the weapon with his hand and also screamed for help. Later a security guard came to the rescue of Mishra and the miscreants escaped from the spot.
Mishra has lodged a formal police complaint. Police said that they are trying to identify the miscreants involved in the incident.