Keonjhar: A man was arrested today for allegedly killing his younger brother over a family dispute near station road under Barbil police limits in Keonjhar district on Sunday night.
While the deceased has been identified as Rahul Thapa, the accused was identified as Bipin Thapa.
According to sources, the two brothers entered into a heated argument over an issue last night. However the situation took an ugly turn when Bipin, in a fit of rage, hit Rahul with a wooden plank, killing him on the spot.
When the family members found Rahul dead, they informed the same to the police. On the basis of the statement of family members, police arrested the accused and sent the body for post-mortem.