Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Bhubaneswar, Jan 11:
A woman was killed and two others of a family were grievously injured at Panchukote village under Bolagarh block in Odisha’s Khurda district in the wee hours today.
As per reports, around six unidentified miscreants allegedly broke into one Prahallad Behera’s house with an intention of robbery. Before they could execute their plan, the family members woke up and were attacked with sharp weapons.
While Prahallad’s wife Rupei was critically injured, her husband and son also sustained injuries in the mid-night operation.
The woman was rushed to Bolagarh hospital for treatment. However, she succumbed to her injuries at the hospital. Later, her body was sent to district headquarters hospital in Khurda for post-mortem.
The intruders allegedly snatched the ear rings of the woman and looted other valuables before fleeing the spot.
Meanwhile, the SDPO, local police station personnel along with scientific team reached the spot to investigate the case.