Khordha, Aug 29: In violation of human rights, members belonging to a local outfit in the Bolagada block of Khordha district allegedly thrashed a man and his son of for refusing to join their organisation.
On Sunday, the victim, Anand Nayak lodged a complaint against ‘Humanitarian Organisation’ chief Manas Das and his son Manoranjan.
A video of the inhuman act has gone viral on social media.
According to reports, the local police has registered a case against seven persons of the outfit and launched a probe into the matter. The police has also identified seven persons from the viral video. A team of police led by the SP and additional SP went to the victims’ house and took him to Begunia police station to collect the details of the incident.
The group reportedly thrashes those who refuse to join their organization. When the father and son refused to join the group, they faced the same fate. The victim, Maguni Nayak, said that two months back, a young man suddenly arrived at his house. He took Maguni and his son to a car parking area. Both the father and son, were brutally beaten by a group of people for not joining the organisation. The victims alleged that the chief of the humanitarian organisation, was behind the heinous act.