24 February 2019
Keonjhar: In a shocking incident, an elderly man was allegedly killed by his grandson over Rs 10 in Kolimati village under Ghasipura police limits here late last night.
The deceased has been identified as Khetrabasi Rana. The incident occurred at around 3 am in the night when the elderly man was sleeping. His grandson Dusmant Rana wanted to consume liquor and asked for Rs 10.
When Khetrabasi refused, Dusmant attacked him with a sharp weapon in a fit of rage. On hearing screams for help, family members came running and found the old man lying in a pool of blood.
On intimation, cops reached the spot and held Dusmant for further interrogation into the matter.