Man Beaten to Death in Odisha's Malkangiri for Practising Sorcery

22 December 2019

Panchanan Dash

Malkangiri: A man, aged about 40 years was beaten to death for practising sorcery here on Saturday. The brutal incident occurred in Itaguda village under Kalimela police limits of the district.

The victim has been identified as Irma Kartami. According to reports, Kartami was attacked by a group of persons who dragged him to a jungle on the boundary of the village. His body was left unattended till the police reached at the spot retrieved, and sent it for autopsy.

Kalimela police have registered a murder case and detained for suspects in this connection. Further investigation is on.