Youth Murders Elder Cousin Over Property In Cuttack

Bhubaneswar: A youth murdered his elder cousin over an alleged property dispute at Machhuati village under Salipur police limits of Cuttack district on Friday.

Reportedly, the deceased Satyaprakash Mallick was attacked by his paternal cousin Jyotiranjan Mallick with a sharp weapon and later was bludgeoned with a brick last night.

Family members immediately rushed Satyaprakash to SCB Medical College & Hospital in Cuttack where he breathed his last while undergoing treatment.

It was after family members lodged a complaint at Salipur Police Station, the accused Jyotiranjan was nabbed by police and subjected to interrogation.

Sasmita Mallick, Deceased's Sister