Balasore, May 31: As many as eight persons of a family were injured after they were attacked with sharp weapons miscreants over past rivalry in Kalyani village under Khantapada police station in Balasore district on Monday.
The condition of some of the injured family members is state to be critical. All of them have been admitted to the District Headquarters Hospital, Balasore.
The injured family has lodged a complaint at the Gopalpur police outpost in this regard. However, police were yet to visit them and take action against the culprits. The victim family has also alleged that the Soro MLA Parshuram Dhada is shielding the culprits.