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Kendrapada Engineer Shot Dead For Extortion in Broad Daylight

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21 December 2017

Biswa Prakash Beja

Kendrapada: In a shocking incident, an Engineer was killed as unidentified miscreants opened fire at him at Badamangala area here on Thursday afternoon.

The deceased has been identified as Debasish Sahoo (31).

According to reports, the incident happened when Debasish was working in Gupta Power Infrastructure Pvt Ltd at a construction site. Bike-borne miscreants reached the site and opened fire at him and fled the spot. Debasish sustained bullet injuries on her chest.

Co-workers of Debasish rushed him to Kendrapada District Headquarters Hospital (DHH). Later, he was shifted to Cuttack SCB Medical College and Hospital, where doctor declared him brought death.

The reason behind the incident is yet to be known, but it is suspected that it is the handiwork of extortionists.