Jatni: Youth murdered over past enmity

Jatni: A youth was shot dead by miscreants on Sunday night over past enmity. The incident occurred in Bachara village near Gopabandhu Chhak in Jatni, Khurda.

The victim has been identified as Prashant Sundaray alias Kalia. According to sources, Prashant was fired at and was also attacked with a weapon. Another person identified as Gurudev Nayak was also seriously injured in the incident.

Sources said around seven to eight persons attacked Prashant when he was at a shop. The miscreants first attacked his vehicle and broke his rear windshield. Later they fired around five rounds and attacked Prashant with sharp weapons leaving Prashant dead on the spot.