Bhubaneswar: Another incident of deteriorating law and order has come to the fore when a youth was hacked to death at Sundarpada on the city outskirts here last night.
The deceased was identified as Amaresh Nayak.
According to reports, a group of youths hacked Amaresh with sharp weapons when he was celebrating Diwali along with his friends in the village. Past rivalry is suspected to have led to the incident.
On being informed by locals, the Airfield police rushed to the spot and started investigation.