Bhubaneswar: A woman was injured critically as two miscreants attacked her with sharp weapons at Panichia village under Soro area in Balasore district this morning.
The injured, identified as Manjulanta Jena, received injuries in her head, neck and leg in the youths’ attack. She is now undergoing treatment in a hospital.
According to reports, two youths coming on a bike attacked Manjulata while she was going to a village pond for cleansing.
Though the exact reason behind the attack was yet to be known, it is suspected that the incident was an outcome of past rivalry.