Man killed, father injured by miscreants Bhubaneswar, Nov 7 (PTI) A 26-year-old man was killedand hi

Man killed, father injured by miscreants Bhubaneswar, Nov 7 (PTI) A 26-year-old man was killedand his father injured when miscreants fired at them atSarkantara area near the state capital on Thursday, policesaid.

The deceased has been identified as Anil Jena and hisinjured father as Abhimanyu Jena.

Both the father and son duo were rushed to AIIMSBhubaneswar. While Anil succumbed to injuries, his father,Abhimanyu Jena, is currently undergoing treatment at thehospital, they said.

The victims family members said that Anil wasthe target of drugs peddlers as he opposed the sale ofnarcotic substances in the area.

'My husband was threatened by one drug peddler that hewould take revenge within 24 hours,' Anils wife said.

Police is investigating into the matter, a policeofficer said. PTI AAMRG RG