Kendrapara: A group of alert villagers foiled an alleged kidnapping of a youth by four miscreants near Nalitapatia area in Kendrapara district on late Saturday night.
As per reports, the youth from Talachua Tikayatnagar was abducted by the miscreants in a car.
On getting information, a group of locals intercepted the car near Nalitapatia chhak and rescued the youth whose hands were tied and mouth gagged.
Later, the inspector-in-charge of Talachua police station, Srikant Barik reached the spot and took all the four miscreants into custody.
As per reports, a gun, sharp weapons and chilli powder packets have been seized from the car.