Bhubaneswar : In a broad daylight, a group of five unidentified miscreants reportedly kidnapped a youth in a car near Delta Chhak in capital city, here on Thursday.
The identity of the victim is yet to be ascertained.
According to sources, three kidnappers reached the spot on a car and two men brought the youth on a motorcycle from Baramunda village side then forced him to badly get into the car by beating him brutally.
On being informed, the Commissionerate of Police reached the spot and started investigation.
Further, clearing out the matter, Bhubaneswar DCP Umashankar Dash tweeted, “The today’s alleged incident of kidnapping in Delta Chowk was promptly investigated. The boy has been located. Apparently he had fled a de-addiction centre. All aspects of the incident are being investigated including conduct of the centre.”