Enraged family members tie 'alcoholic' man to pole, burn him alive in Odisha's Angul
In a heart-wrenching incident, a 24-year-old man was allegedly tied to a pole and set on fire over his repeated misbehaviour in an inebriated state.
Enraged over his liquor addiction, his family members tied him to a pole, doused him with petrol and set him on fire late Tuesday evening.
The incident took place in Kadalimunda village under Handapa police limits in Angul district of Odisha.
The deceased, identified as Rajkishore Pradhan, sustained 80 per cent burn injuries. He was taken to Athmallik hospital in the district where doctors declared him dead.
The body of the victim has been sent for a postmortem.