Kendrapara: An accused was injured as a police officer of Chaudakulata police station of the district in Odisha allegedly beaten up him on Monday.
Source said on the basis of a complaint filed by the wife of Muna Jena against Sanat Jena of Nayadia village, both the men were asked to appear before the police for questioning.
But the police station’s officer-in-charge allegedly thrashed Sanat injuring him severely. As the condition of the accused deteriorated, he was sent to the district hospital.
The police officer was not available for comment.