Sambalpur, Mar 21: A youth was killed and another sustained critical injuries in a group clash at Sunapali under Dhanupali police limits in the district today.
The deceased has been identified as Banke Oram, a resident of the Saralakani area.
According to the locals, a group clash broke out in Sunapali where Banke and his friend Laba Oram were stabbed by some miscreants following which Banke succumbed to the injuries.
However, Laba managed to escape from the place with critical injuries and reached his home at Saralakani. Further, he was admitted to District Headquarters Hospital (DHH) where he is undergoing treatment.
Later, the police reached the spot and initiated a probe into the matter after sending the body for post-mortem.