Cuttack: A sarpanch was allegedly beaten up at a COVID-19 quarantine centre at Bhiruda gram panchayat under Tigiria block in the district today.
The youth has been identified as Ajit Routray.
As per reports, the youth broke into the quarantine centre and thrashed the Sarpanch. He was also accused of vandalizing the panchayat office and threw away food items kept for migrants in quarantine.
On being informed the police reached the spot and detained the youth.