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Man Hit With Arrow, Hospitalised

Keonjhar: A youth sustained critical injuries after being hit by an arrow at Chandaposi village of Harichandanpur block in Keonjhar district over a family dispute.

The incident took place last evening after a verbal duel ensued between Binjhar Majhi and his brother Bira Majhi yesterday. The situation worsened after Bira shot an arrow at Binjhar's son Jaga.

Jaga, who received critical injuries on his stomach was rushed to the Keonjhar District Headquarters Hospital (DHH) where his condition is stated to be critical. 

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