03 November 2019
Bhadrak: A fraud baba was beaten by locals for alleged misconduct with a married woman at Basudevpur under Chudamani Marine Police limits on late Saturday.
As per Police reports, the baba had promised a childless couple of Radhanathpur to have an offspring by conducting special puja. Blindly believing the baba, the lady with the materials required for puja met him at about midnight at the village crematorium, said the survivor in her complaint.
Finding the woman alone, the baba misbehaved with her. The lady fought him and screamed for help. Hearing her, the villagers rushed to the spot. They got hold of the fraudster and beat him black and blue.
Later the Chudamani Marine Police rescued him and admitted him to the nearest hospital. A probe has been initiated.