Minor boy stabbed to death in Jajpur

Jajpur: A six-year-old boy was allegedly stabbed to death by unidentified miscreants at Baragadia under Kalinga Nagar police limits in the district on Sunday.

The deceased was identified as Suraj Choudhury, son of Soham. A resident of Bihar Soham sells gupchup in Jajpur road. He found his son lying in a pit near Baragadia village in a critical condition with multiple injuries on the body. The throat of the boy was also found silted.

He was immediately rushed to Danagadi health centre where doctors referred him to SCB Medical College and Hospital in Cuttack.

However, the boy succumbed on the way to Cuttack. His body was taken to Dharmasala Community Health Centre (CHC) for post-mortem. Dharmasala police seized the body before passing on the case to Kalinga Nagar police.

A minor boy was detained in this regard and being interrogated, police said.