In one such instance, a parent in Narayanpur village of Subarnapur district kept the dead body of their 10-month-old son with them in their house since yesterday as told by a sorcerer, in the hope that their child would bounce back to life.
As per reports, the 10-month-old boy of Nabaghan Karmi, a resident of of Narayanpur village in Subarnapur district, had diarrhea problem. The child was taken to Burla Hospital in Sambalpur where he was declared dead while undergoing treatment.
Later, the parents approached a sorcerer who reportedly asked the parents to apply sandal and turmeric paste on the whole body of the child and keep lying the in their house and he would perform witchcraft to bring the child back to life.
Nabaghan and his family have followed the suggestion of the sorcerer and have been waiting for new life of their child since since last 18 hours.