Balasore: A 13-year-old boy was brutally beaten by a group of three persons at Paschimbad village under Jaleswar police limits on Monday. The minor boy head was also partially shaved by the trio charging him with a theft.
The mother of the child was inforemd by her neighbours about the incident. Source said that the minor was tied to a tree while being beaten. He was rushed to the local hospital and then shifted to a facility in Jaleswar for treatment.
The minor sustained critical injuries as a result of the assault. His mother has filed a written complaint with Jaleswar police in this connection. A police team is investigating the matter.