**Burla:** Two youths sustained critical injuries after some unidentified miscreants attacked them with a sharp weapon on the premises of Veer Surendra Sai Institute of Medical Science and Research (VIMSAR) here on Thursday morning.
The two injured persons have been identified as Amit Kumar and Sanjay Kumar. They are presently undergoing treatment at the VIMSAR.
According to sources, the duo was booking tickets at the ticket counter of the hospital when they had a brief exchange of words with some local youths. The situation gradually turned violent following which the other group stabbed Amit and Sanjay with a bent bill hook.
On getting the information, police reached the spot and admitted the duo to VIMSAR while the miscreants had fled from the spot.