Bhubaneswar: A youth was allegedly stabbed to death over an altercation at Raghunath Nagar under Khandagiri police limits in Odisha capital, last night.
The deceased has been identified as Sanatan Routray (26), a mobile phone shop owner.
According to reports, a heated exchange of words erupted between Routray and a group of youths over liquor consumption. The incident turned ugly as they attacked him with a knife and killed him on the spot.
Police have detained six persons in this connection while the prime accused was on the run. Efforts were on by cops to trace and nab him.