In a strange incident in Odisha’s Cuttack city, a youth was tied to a scooter and dragged on a busy road. The police gave this information on Monday.
A video of the incident has gone viral on social media. In the video, the youth is seen dragging behind a Scotty from Shelter Chhaka in the city to Mission Road.
After this the Cuttack police swung into action and took two accused into custody in this connection.
Though the exact time of the incident could not be ascertained, but the police said that it happened on Sunday evening.
Cuttack DCP Pinak Mishra Said That the Police Got Information About the Incident Around 11 Pm on Sunday
Mishra said, “Since this is a very sensitive matter, I have immediately asked all police stations and ACPs to investigate it. Today, we have identified two accused and the victims. Both the accused were taken into custody.” Is.”
According to Preliminary Investigation, the Victim Knew the Accused and Had Borrowed Some Money from Them
He told that even after repeated attempts, he could not return the money, so the accused tied him on his scooty and dragged him for some distance.
However, the DCP Has Not Named the Accused As Further Probe is on to Check Their Criminal Background
This is not the first such incident in Odisha. Earlier in Jagatsinghpur district, a man was tied in front of a moving truck wearing a garland of shoes as punishment for stealing a mobile phone.