09 March 2020
Nayagarh: In a video that has been doing rounds and drawing sharp criticism is that of a lawyer abusing and brutally thrashing his client. The said incidents occurred at Shalapada village under Fatehgadh police limits under Bhapur block of Nayagarh district.
As per the victim Ajay Parida’s statement, he had paid the said lawyer Rs 5000 for facilitating his labour card. However, the lawyer failed to get Ajay’s card done even after a long period of time. After having lost hope, Ajay asked the lawyer to return the money. Infuriated, the layer is seen abusing his client and also beat him up.
The beating was shot and the video soon went viral.
Ajay’s wife Manisha Parida lodged a complaint at Fatehgadh police. Since the accused lawyer was not arrested, she also met Nayagarh SP and requested him to take necessary action.