Dhenkanal: Dispute over a well turned ugly and a father-son duo were critically injured in the resulting scuffle. The incident occurred in Ganjeidihi village under Dhenkanal Sadar police limits.
Sources said, there was bad blood between families of Shyam Sundar Dhal and Akrur Dhal over a well. Yesterday, a scuffle ensued amid the two families over the construction of a wall around the well.
Shyam Sundar and his son Santosh were brutally attacked and thrown into the well. Later locals rescued them and got them admitted to Dhenkanal DHH.
To keep the situation under control, police force has been deployed in the area. The police also took two people into custody and interrogation is underway.