2 youths humiliated publicly for attacking, critically injuring man in Kendrapara
Kendrapara, Feb 12: At least two youths were tied up and punished in full public view in Badarahama village under Mahakalpada block in Kendrapara district on Friday for attacking and critically injuring a man over a petty incident.
The incident took place in the morning after the victim identified as Birabar Pradhan was threshing paddy and a bundle of hay fell inside the compound of his elder brother Niranjan Pradhan.
Due to a past rivalry between Birabar and Niranjan the latter’s two sons and wife went berserk over the incident. They attacked Birabar mercilessly with wooden plank to left unconscious.
Some villagers swung into action following the incident and tied up two of the accused namely Rakesh Pradhan and Sonu Pradhan to a pillar in the village and humiliated publicly.
They were later handed over to police, says report.
Birabar was admitted to Babar Primary Health Centre and then shifted to SCB Medical due to critical conditions.