Man Hacks Brother To Death Over Property Dispute

Keonjhar: A man hacked his brother to death at of Raghapur village under Daitari police limits in Keonjhar district on Thursday.
The deceased was identified as Repa Murmu.
According to sources, a verbal duel erupted between Repa and his younger brother Karan this morning as the latter demanded his share on a house which had been built by his elder brother. As Repa rejected the demand outrightly the argument escalated further and he took out an axe to hack his younger brother to death.
Daitari police rushed to the spot after getting intimation on the killing from the family of the deceased and arrested the accused.
The body of the deceased has been rushed for an autopsy to a nearby hospital and an investigation is underway.