Balangir, Aug 16: In a gory incident, a youth was brutally hacked to death in front of his mother inside the premises of Bhima Bhoi Medical College and Hospital (BBMCH) in Odisha’s Balangir district in the wee hours of Tuesday.
The deceased has been identified as Aju Dora.
As per reports, the incident took place inside the premises of Bhima Bhoi Medical College and Hospital (BBMCH) when the mother-son duo was going to an eatery near the Diarrhoea ward of the hospital.
All of sudden, two armed miscreants attacked Aju with swords leading to his death on the spot. When his mother tried to save him, the miscreants also attacked her and she sustained grievous injuries.
Being informed, police rushed to the spot and recovered the body. Subsequently, it was sent for post-mortem. The deceased’s mother is currently undergoing treatment at BBMCH.
While past enmity is suspected to be the reason behind the attack, police have registered a case and initiated a probe into the matter to ascertain the exact motive.