17 October 2019
Paradip: A woman's hair was cut and and a youth was half-tonsured by residents at New Jagannath Colony under Lakpada in Paradip of Jagatsinghpur district on Wednesday over alleged illicit affair.
Reportedly, the youth had visited house of the woman in the colony last night when the residents locked the gate from outside and later tied both of them to a tree. Following which they cut the woman's hair and half-tonsured the youth.
They were tied to the tree throughout the night and rescued by the police on Thursday morning.
Later, the woman and her husband lodged a police complaint stating that the youth had visited their house to return some borrowed money when the residents tortured them. Based on the complaint, police have arrested seven men and three women.