Eight injured as two families clash over land dispute
Cuttack: Eight persons, including four women and a child, were injured in a clash between two families over a land dispute at Karbar village under Banki police limits in Cuttack district last night.
According to reports, the family members of Sudarshan Dalei was in the habit of picking arguments with his relatives over some property dispute.
The situation turned ugly yesterday after some of Sudarshan’s relatives allegedly barged into his house and attacked family members with sharp weapons.
Eight members of Sudarshan’s family sustained injuries.
All the injured were admitted to Banki hospital for preliminary treatment. Two of them were shifted to SCB Medical College and Hospital in Cuttack as their health condition worsened, sources said.