Balasore: In a video from Balasore, a minor boy was filmed being thrashed by her grandmother.
The woman Brundabati Chan was caught in a video mercilessly thrashing up her seven-year-old grandson at her home at Gangadharpur village under Basta block of Balasore district here.
Meanwhile, Basta police detained the woman and interrogating her.
The video, which went viral on social media, showed Brundabati kicking and torturing the minor boy. The incident happened yesterday. Though the exact reason behind the woman thrashing the minor is yet to be ascertained, it is suspected that the boy had done some mischief that irked the former.
According to sources, the victim was staying with his grandparents as both his parents are working as labourers in Mumbai.
Meanwhile, the Balasore Child Welfare Committee rescued the boy after the video of the incident went viral.