Councillor Killed, His Brother Seriously Wounded in Chhatarpur, Odisha, India

A BJD (Biju Janata Dal) leader and councillor of Chhatarpur in Ganjam district, Odisha state, India was hacked to death by a group of about a dozen men armed with swords and machetes. He was identified as Laxmidutta Pradhan, councillor of Chhatarpur from Ward No. 6 of the NAC.

CCTV Video of Chhatarpur Councillor Laxmidutta Pradhan Being Hacked to Death

Councillor of Ward-6 of Chhatrapur Municipality Laxmidutta Pradhan attacked by a gang of assailants armed with machetes and sticks and was hacked to death. The incident happened in Chhatrapur, the Ganjam district, Odisha, India.

Pradhan’s brother, who came to his rescue, was also critically wounded in the attack.