Youth stoned to death in Bhadrak
Bhadrak: A youth was stoned to death at his house in Bachhipur village in Basudevpur of Bhadrak district last night. The deceased was identified as Ganesh Satpathi.
According to sources, Ganesh was asleep at his house when some miscreants entered his house and stoned him to death. The victim’s father and sister were present in the house at the time of the incident.
The wife of the deceased was away at her relative’s house when the incident occurred. She found Ganesh lying in a pool of blood on his return to the house.
On intimation, Basudevpur police reached the spot and seized the body for post-mortem.
Prima facie, it is suspected that some youths might have stoned him to death and later locked the door and fled the spot, police said.
While efforts are on to nab the culprits, further investigation into the matter is underway, police added.