Group clash in Bolangir village; 1 killed, 4 injured

Bolangir: A person was killed and four others were injured as a clash between two groups erupted over the construction of Indira Awas houses in Odisha’s Bolangir district on Tuesday.

The incident occurred at Silua village under Titilagarh police limits in Bolangir district.

The deceased was identified as Abhi Chhatria. While four of the five injured villagers are now undergoing treatment in Titilagarh Government hospital, another person has been shifted to the Bolangir district headquarters hospital (DHH).

In view of the tension, adequate numbers of police have been deployed in the village.