Nandapur Tehsildar attacked over land dispute in Koraput


Jeypore/Koraput: In a tragic incident, Subrat Panigrahi a Tehsildar of Nandapur was critically injured after he was allegedly attacked by one Dambru Khemundu of a village under Padua police station over a land dispute in Nandapur here.

The victim, Subrat Panigrahi was undergoing treatment at Koraput hospital and his condition is stated to be stable now.

According to report, Tehsildar Panigrahi issued a notice to Dambru to free an encroached land immediately, following which the accused on Thursday met Panigrahi in the Tehsil office regarding the same. After a heated argument, Dambru stabbed him with a knife.

Meanwhile, the accused was arrested and will be forwarded to court soon, said police.

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