Burla, July 16: Burla police has arrested two youths for allegedly deceiving a girl on the pretext of marriage in Sambalpur on Friday.
The accused have been identified as Pinku Singh and his brother Bikash Sing who belongs to Goshala under Burla police limit.
Sources said that Pinku had eloped with a girl from his village on May 30. Subsequently they got married in Bhadrak and later moved to Burla where they stayed as a couple.
However, Pinku’s family was against the marriage and pressurised him to leave the girl. Pinku later hatched a plan to abduct himself to get rid of the girl. Accordingly,he was abducted on July 12 while his wife lodged a complaint at Burla police station.
During investigation, police traced Pinku at his sister’s home and he narrated the entire plot behind his abduction. He also confessed that his brother helped him in the crime.