Nuapada, July 31: A woman was allegedly shot dead near Duajhar in Khariar in Nuapada district on Saturday. Though the exact motive of the crime is yet to be ascertained, past enmity is suspected to be the reason behind the murder.
As per reports, the husband of the deceased runs a dhaba near a liquor shop in the area. Police said that few miscreants reached the spot and started firing on her.
She was immediately rushed to the nearest hospital. However, she died while undergoing treatment. Police have started an investigation into the incident.