As per the report, a long standing dispute between two siblings from a family over an agricultural land took ugly turn on Saturday night.
Koraput, July 11: At least two persons were killed and four others sustained critical injuries in a group clash which broke out between the supporters of two siblings over land dispute in Hatimunda village under Dasamantapur of Koraput last night.
The deceased have been identified as Dhanapati Jani (45) and Sahadev Jani (40).
As per the report, a long standing dispute between two siblings from a family over an agricultural land took ugly turn on Saturday night following a verbal altercation.
As supporters of both the brothers attacked each other with sharp weapons and then indulged in stone pelting, Dhanpati and Sahadev sustained critical injuries and succumbed a few minutes later.
Four others who were hurt grievously in the clash were rushed to Dasamantapur Community Health Centre (CHC) for treatment.
Local Police have rushed to the spot and launched an investigation after sending the bodies for autopsy.