Man trying to save daughter beaten to death by abductors

Bhawanipatana: In a bizarre incident, a man was beaten to death while he was trying to rescue his minor daughter from the clutches of abductors at Sanachera village under Kegaon police station in Kalahandi district today.

According to sources, the father of a minor girl faced the wrath of the kidnappers when he resisted the attempt by three miscreants to kidnap his daughter on Sunday. He was injured critically in the attack by the miscreants and was admitted to Bissam Katak Health Centre.

He succumbed to his injuries during treatment today.

On the other hand, police have launched a manhunt to trace the abductors and the girl’s whereabouts.