Malkangiri: Five members of a family are fighting for their lives after the accused, in a drunken stupor, allegedly poisoned their dinner. The shocking incident occurred in Kalinayakguda village under Mathili police limits in Malkangiri district.
Sources said that the man came home drunk last night and mixed poison in rice with in intention to kill all of them in one blow.
The accused’s wife, brother, son and two daughters were admitted to Mathili CHC in a critical condition by the locals. They are currently undergoing treatment.