The deceased has been identified as Arabind Mishra. He was serving as VLW at Babakarpur in the district.
As per reports, three miscreants barged into the victim’s house and fired several round on them. Mishra reportedly died on the spot.
The injured mother and son were rushed to a nearby hospital for their treatment. Later, they were shifted to the SCB Medical College and Hospital in Cuttack as their condition deteriorated.
The villagers reportedly managed to detain the miscreants and thrashed them black and blue.
On being informed, Police reached the spot and started an investigation into the matter.