Man hacked to death over liquor sale in Bargarh
Bargarh: A man was hacked to death while four others sustained critical injuries in an attack over the sale of country liquor at Sohela Bazar in Bargarh district last night.
The deceased has been identified as Sanjib Pradhan of Sareipali.
According to sources, an argument ensued between some locals over sale of country liquor at Sohela Bazar. The situation took an ugly turn after they attacked each other. During which, Sanjib along with four others was injured.
The members of the puja committee rescued them and admitted to a nearby hospital where Sanjib was declared brought dead.
On being informed, police reached the spot and have detained some persons in this connection. A case vide no 167/19 has been registered and a probe was initiated.