Puri: A woman, her husband and two children (minor daughter and son) sustained critical injuries after allegedly being attacked and thrashed by their neighbours at Harirajpur village under Delang police limits in Odisha’s Puri district yesterday.
As per a complaint lodged by Kabita Pradhan of the village with police, thirteen of her neighbours scaled the boundary wall of the house in the morning and launched murderous attack on the victims with billhook, water supply pipe, and iron rod.
As her daughter recorded the incident on mobile phone, the assailants snatched away the device, Kabita said in the FIR. The woman has further alleged that the attackers are trying to acquire her properties after killing her.
Police have started an investigation into the incident. Till last reports came in, no one was arrested in the case.