Nilagiri, Jan 30: In a shocking incident, a minor boy was tied to a pole at Baunsabania village under Nilagiri police limits for allegedly stealing a packet of cigarette.
As per reports, the owner of a shop caught the minor boy stealing a packet of cigarette and later tied him to a pole. Locals also reportedly did not oppose the shop owner for the heinous act.
On the other hand police denied of having any knowledge about the incident. “We have not received any complaint in this regard so far. If the family members of the victim lodged a complaint, action will be initiated as per law,” said a police official.