Jagatsinghpur: In a criminal incidence, a person was killed and two others of his family sustained critical injuries as miscreants fired at them in their village Siddhal in Jagatsinghpur district early this morning.
The deceased was identified as Antaryami Nayak. Two injured were first rushed to the Jagatsinghpur District Headquarters Hospital. However, they have been shifted to the SCB Medical College and Hospital in view of their critical condition.
The Tirtol Police have registered a case and started investigations. The reason behind the barbaric incident was yet to be known.
Tension has now gripped the village, some 10 km from Jagatsinghpur town, as locals have blocked the road in protest against the incident.