Youth beaten to death for killing elderly in Sambalpur

Sambalpur: In a bizarre incident, a youth was beaten to death by some irate locals at Gengutipalli chhak in Sambalpur district on Thursday as the former killed an elderly person of the village.

According to sources, the youth identified as Tinchu Munda, who had recently been released from jail, had attacked one Munuku Oram in inebriated condition. Oram was admitted to the Burla hospital in critical condition. However, doctors declared him dead at the hospital.

On the other hand, angry over the incident, some locals allegedly beat the youth to death. Being informed, police have started investigation into the incident.

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