1 killed, 4 hurt in group clash in Koraput village
Koraput: One person was killed while four others suffered injuries in a group clash that broke out at Cheraka village under Baipariguda police limits in Jeypore of Koraput district on Thursday.
Reportedly, police have arrested seven persons for their alleged involvement in the clash.
According to sources, an argument broke out between two groups over some issue in the village. It took an ugly turn after they attacked each other. While one person died on the spot, four others were rushed to Jeypore hospital.
On intervention, Bopariguda police reached the spot and launched a probe into the matter. Preliminary investigation suggests that the clash was fall out of past enmity.
Meanwhile, police forces have been deployed in the village to maintain law and order.