Nayagarh, November 30 (LocalWire): A woman was killed and her husband seriously injured after they were attacked by an inebriated youth at Bhatasahi under Odagaon police station in Nayagarh.
According to sources, an altercation had ensued during a village feast on Friday night between the youth, Manoj Nayak and the couple.
Later the accused forcibly entered the house of the couple in an inebriated state and allegedly attacked them with a lethal weapon.
The seriously couple was immediately taken to the district headquarters hospital where the woman was declared dead, while the condition of the husband was stated to be critical.
The deceased has been identified as Mani Singh, while the injured person is Niranjan Singh.
Meanwhile, the accused has managed to run away and the police have registered a case and investigating the matter.