Balipatna, Oct 19: A woman was critically injured after being attacked by brother-in-law over land dispute in Abhayamukhi village under the Balipatna police limits here today.
According to reports, Govind Sahu (Babula) and Nanda Kishore Sahu (Thekua), two brothers from Abhayamukhi village, had a land dispute and both had gone to the police station several times over the matter before.
On Monday morning, the two brothers had altercation over the land dispute and out of rage Babula brought a dagger from his house and attacked Mansi Sahu, wife of Thekua.
Following which Mansi was critically injured and was rushed to the Capital Hospital in Bhubaneswar.
The Balipatna police have reached the village and started investigation.
The police have seized the weapon used in the crime.