Cuttack, June 30: A youth was allegedly hacked to death in Samantarapur village under Tangi police limits in Cuttack district last night. Though the exact motive behind the murder is yet to be ascertained, past enmity is suspected to be the reason behind the crime.
The deceased has been identified as Goutam Charan Swain, a resident of the same village. His relatives said that Swain did not return home after he left home to attend nature’s call in a nearby farmland last night.
Swain’s body with several deep cuts was found this morning. Police have started an investigation into the incident.