According to the information, the two unidentified youths were roaming in the village late on Thursday night, while they were caught by some locals. The villages then thrashed the two leaving them critically injured.
On being informed, a team of Kashinagar police reached the village and rescued the duo. Then the duo was rushed to Kashinagar Community Health Centre (CHC). However, one of the victims died while undergoing treatment at the hospital.
“Another person has been shifted to Paralakhemundi District Headquarters Hospital as his condition worsened. A case (148/22) has been registered in this connection,” informed Kashinagar police station IIC Sushant Sahoo.