Bhubaneswar: A journalist was allegedly murdered by some miscreants in Bolangir town late on Monday night.
The deceased was identified as Pratap Mohapatra, a resident of Jagatsinghpur district. He was working as a circulation manager of an Odia daily for the last four months. He was returning home when some miscreants allegedly attacked Mohapatra with sharp weapons, killing him on the spot.
The police have reached the spot and detained three persons in connection with the incident.