Koraput, Feb 21: An inhuman incident has come to the fore in Koraput district where a man was tied to an electric pole and mercilessly beaten by none other than his in-laws on charges that he had been torturing their daughter for more dowries.
According to information, the ghastly incident has occurred in Maliguda village of Renga gram panchayat under Similiguda police limits in the district. The matter came to the fore after a video of the inhuman act went viral. The victim has been identified as Lucky Khara, a resident of Maaligunja.
Lucky Khara had married a girl of Maliguda some time back. It was alleged that Khara tortured his wife many times as the latter failed to bring more dowry from parents’ house. The girl’s parents lodged a complaint against Khara at the Semiliguda PS. Khara had gone to in-laws’ house for some work. However, in-laws tied him to an electric pole and beat him severely.