Bhubaneswar, Mar 29: Another incident of violence against women has come to the fore in the capital city here with a girl being beaten severely in her house by a drunkard youth in Laxmisagar area on Monday afternoon.
According to information, the girl, a law student, was alone in her house when the drunkard, a neighbour, came to her and thrashed her cruelly.
The youth also beat three other neighbours who came to her rescue.
The miscreant has been identified as Prakash Rout. Prakash’s elder brother Rama Rout instigated him to beat the girl and others, according to the complaint. Both the sibling brothers have absconded soon after the incident.
Acting on the complaint, the Laxmisagar police have reached the spot and started investigations.