Youth murdered over minor tiff

Bonai: Police is on the lookout of an assailant in connection with the brutal murder of a youth at Tikabasti near Mahulidiha under Mahulapada police limits in Sundargarh district today.

According to reports, a minor altercation ensued between Gamia Munda and Anil Munda of Tikabasti in the morning in which the latter crushed Gamia’s head with a stone killing him on the spot. The assailant later fled the area.

Following information, Mahulapada police rushed to the spot and took the body for postmortem.

Efforts are on to nab Anil, police said.