Ganjam: A woman, found lying unconscious on the roadside in Belgaon village in Ganjam today, was rescued by the locals.
Some passerby and locals rescued her in a critical condition with several internal injuries, said a source.
According to reports, the woman’s in-laws thrashed her and dumped her on the roadside last night. It is alleged that her in-laws used to torture her for dowry demands.
Some locals spotted her this morning and rushed her to Gondala CHC for treatment. Later, doctors shifted her to MKCG Medical College and Hospital after her health condition deteriorated.
Reportedly, police have started a probe into the matter following a complaint lodged by the victim’s mother. Cops also detained the victim’s in-laws for interrogation.