Kendrapara (Odisha), Apr 9 (PTI) A 36-year-old man allegedly killed his elder brother in Odisha’s Kendrapara district over a property dispute, police said.

The incident took place yesterday at Baghabuda village under Rajkanika area of the district.

The accused, Kashinath Sethy, picked up a quarrel with his brother over landed property dispute on Sunday which led to a heated exchange between the two.

In a fit of rage, the accused picked up an axe and hacked his elder brother, Baban Sethy (40), to death, police said today.

The accused later surrendered before the police.

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