Berhampur, May 25 (Localwire): A 20-year old man has been beaten to death in Dhaogaon in Ganjam district by kin of a girl with whom he was allegedly having an affair, police said on Saturday.
The deceased has been identified as Alekha Nayak, who’s a medical representative. The incident took place on Friday night.
Nayak succumbed to his injuries at the MKCG Medical College and Hospital on Saturday. He was shifted to the hospital from a community health centre in Aska last night after his condition deteriorated.
Police said the girl’s parents were opposed to their relationship. On Friday night, when he came to meet the girl in her house an argument broke out with her relatives who trashed him with wooden sticks.
The victim received multiple injuries in his body.
Aska sub divisional police officer Aska Suryamani Pradhan said the girl’s father has been detained for questioning.