Soro, Jan 24: Residents of Betada village in Soror area of Balasore district slashed a child- lifting suspect black and blue.
According to reports, Niranjan Das’s minor son was playing near Sajanapur Chhak under Simulia police limits, when a stranger tried to pick him up.
However, the villagers rushed to spot and rescued him after hearing the screaming of the minor boy.
later, they tied the person to a tree and thrashed him black and blue.
On being informed, the Simulia police reached the spot and rescued the suspect.