Bhubaneswar: In a criminal incident, a person was killed in a bomb attack at Naunbanka under Binjharpur police station in Jajpur district late on Sunday night.
The deceased was identified as Abhimanyu Das.
According to information, some miscreants came on a motorbike and hurled bombs at Abhimanyu after an hour of a quarrel occurred between them. Though locals rushed Abhimanyu to the hospital, but he succumbed to injuries there.
According to information, Abhimanyu had a quarrel with his political rivals over defeat of his wife as a Sarapanch candidate in the last panchayat election. Following this, some rivals came prepared and hurled bombs at him. Abhimanyu died on the spot.
The Binjarpur police have reached the spot and started investigation.