TNI Bureau: In a gruesome incident, a contractor and another PWD official were brutally murdered in Balangir. Their bodies were recovered by the police near the Chandanbhati bridge. The incident has sent shockwaves across the town.
The deceased have been identified as Dibyajit Panigrahi (30) and Daktar Ghibela (50). Dibyajit hails from Sindurbahal. He was doing contracting in the area.
According to preliminary investigation, business rivalry was said to be the prime reason behind the murders. The murders took place on Tuesday night while the duo was returning to their village after attending a feast.
One person was detained in connection with this case. The police are investigating the matter.