Youth slashes home nurses wrist

Bhubaneswar: A jilted lover on Saturday attacked a home nurse near Acharya Bihar, here and slashed her wrist.

The home nurse identified as Madhusmita Pradhan originally belongs to Kandhamal district. According to sources, Pradhan was working as a home nurse in a private nursing home in Cuttack and on Saturday she came to Bhubaneswar to collect her salary. 

“The incident could be an expression of frustration resulted from failure in love,” sources said.

In the meanwhile Pradhan has been admitted into the hospital and “A youth has been arrested in this connection,” police sources said.