Berhampur, Dec 18 (LocalWire) A 55-year-old man was shot dead and two others were injured following a clash between two families at Kameri under Kandhamal district’s Baliguda police station limits, said police on Tuesday.
The deceased was identified as Rama Pradhani. The injured persons are undergoing treatment at sub divisional hospital at Baliguda.
The clash between the two families broke out on Monday night over a patch of land in the village, said Baliguda inspector-in-charge Rama Kanta Patra.
He said three people, including two injured persons, have been detained.
Patra said Rama Pradhani was killed accidentally when one of his brothers Ninda Prsdhani tried to shoot to his rival family member. But the bullet missed the man and instead hit Pradhani.
The country-made gun that killed the deceased was also seized, said Patra.