Jagatsinghpur, August 7 (LocalWire): District and session judge, Jagatsinghpur, convicted a murder accused from Naharkanta village under Raghunahtpur police station to life imprisonment and imposed a fine of Rs 5,000 on him today.
In 2016, Ajay Khatua attacked Surendra Behera outside the bar where they both used to work due to previous enmity.
He stabbed Behera repeatedly which was witnessed by other staff members.
A seriously injured Behera was taken to SCB Medical College and Hospital, Cuttack for treatment where doctors declared him brought dead.
The manager of the bar, Pramod Swain, who had witnessed the murder, lodged an FIR with Raghunathpur police station.
Police had registered a case and arrested Khatua and forwarded him to court.