Bhubaneswar: A youth was murdered at Rangamatia slum here on Tuesday night. The deceased has been identified as Deepak Behera.
Behera was chased for a long distance and hacked to death by a group of miscreants. The group fled from the spot after killing him.
A team of Mancheswar police rushed to the spot and shifted Behera to Capital Hospital where he was declared brought dead.
According to sources, the incident was an outcome of an old rivalry. Police have registered a case and started investigation.