In a horrifying incident, a man was brutally stabbed to death by a group of assailants at Malisahi village in the Baunsiapadia area the district of Odisha late at night on Tuesday. According to the Odisha TV, previous enmity is said to be the reason behind the gruesome murder.
The deceased has been identified as Khetrabasi Mohapatra. The dead body was found lying in a village pool in the morning.
According to the reports, the deceased had an argument with his neighbour Jagabandhu Mohapatra yesterday evening following which he filed a police complaint with the Itamati police station. After filing the complaint he returned to his residence. Some miscreants fraudulently called him out. As he stepped out of his residence, he was allegedly chased by the armed miscreants who stabbed him with sharp-edged weapons. Later, Khetrabasi succumbed to his injuries and his body was recovered from a village pool the next day in the morning.
A similar incident took place in Odisha on June 8, 2019, wherein a man was brought down to death with a sword after chasing the victim on a road at Atalagada in the Balianta police station area. In CCTV footage, the accused was seen walking on the road after dumping the victim’s body in an under-construction septic tank near an apartment building. Police arrested the accused after the CCTV footage went viral on social media.