A tragic incident came to the light. A man was shot because of not paying a bribe (ବଟି). This shocking incident happened in the Tikiri police station area under the Rayagada district today evening.
According to our sources, approximately 5-6 miscreants blocked the road and shot a truck driver because of not paying the bribe. The incident took place in the Kaliapada (କାଳିଆପଡ଼ା) area of Tikiri police station.
The truck driver is identified as Ramesh Ghadei who worked as a truck driver in Tikri. On hearing the news, locals rushed to the spot and took him to the nearby hospital.
Local Tikiri police arrived at the scene on hearing the incident. Police have questioned the people nearby regarding the incident and further launched an investigation to find out the miscreants. A shadow of fear was spread out in the Tikiri area.