Balasore: The AGM of a company was attacked by some miscreants at the Balgopalpura industrial area in Balasore district here on Wednesday.
The victim was identified as Amal Kumar Mohanty, the AGM of B&A packaging company.
Sources said when Amala was returning home, 4 to 5 miscreants intercepted his vehicle near Remuna golei and hit him with iron rods. Amal sustained serious injuries on his head and hands. He was admitted to the Balasore hospital in critical condition.
Though the exact reason behind the incident is not yet known, it is suspected that dismissal of an employee of the staff might have some links with the incident. Meanwhile, Police have started investigation into the incident.