Medicine Shop Owner Killed, Doctor Injured After Being Shot By Masked Miscreant In Khurda

16 December 2019


Khurda: The Medicine shop owner injured in the firing at a doctor's clinic in Badasankha under Khordha police limits on Sunday evening succumbed to his injuries the same night. The deceased has been identified as Krushna Chandra Sahu.

Reportedly, an armed miscreant had arrived at noted paediatric specialist Manoranjan Das's clinic last evening and had fired three rounds in which the said doctor and Sahu, owner of the Medicine shop situated on the premises of the clinic, was injured.

The injured duo was immediately rushed to Khurda district headquarters hospital and later shifted to a private hospital in Bhubaneswar where Sahu succumbed to his injuries.

While the reason behind the attack is yet to be ascertained, police have seized the CCTV footage of the clinic and based on it have launched a manhunt to nab the accused, said sources.