Youth Cremated A Day Before Marriage In Groom’s Attire
Bhadrak: A youth named Kartik Nayak died a day before his marriage after consuming spurious liquor. His family members cremated him donned in groom’s attire sherwani, turban, et al like a groom before taking him to the cremation ground for the last rites.
This incident occurred in the Kanjipeta village under Tihidi block of Bhadrak district. According to reports, a group of youths consumed allegedly spurious liquor from a betel shop in the village. As soon as they consumed the adulterated liquor, they started falling ill. All of them were admitted to privately owned Salandi Hospital at Bhadrak as they were critically ill. Two of them breathed their last on that night itself.
Among the two deceased was Kartik Nayak whose marriage was scheduled to be held on Saturday. The other man was identified was Sudhakar Nayak.