Two killed in attack during Khap panchayat in Malkangiri
Malkangiri: Two persons were killed while four others sustained critical injuries after being attacked by a man during Khap panchayat at MPV 33 village in Malkangiri district.
The deceased have been identified as Madhvi Ray and Biswajit Ray.
According to sources, one Bidhan Mirdha of the same village have two wives. An argument had ensued between the duo over some issue. To solve the issue, a Khap panchayat was organised in the village. During the meeting, Bidhan all of sudden attacked everyone with a sharp weapon injuring six persons critically.
They were immediately rescued to a nearby hospital where doctors declared Madhvi and Biswajit dead. Later, the injured persons were shifted to Malkangiri district headquarters hospital as their health condition deteriorated.