He put a gun to my head and asked me to bring my niece. I have repeatedly said that he is not at home but that is not his business. “We locked a room from the inside,” he said.
Bolangir (Orissa): A family member in Bolangi, Orissa, rejected a young man’s proposal to marry his relative, after which the man took the family members hostage at gunpoint on Tuesday. The police gave this information.
He put the gun on his head and said – bring the girl
He said that Vikram Panda entered the house of Dibalochan Hota in Shantipada area with a gun and Hota and took his wife and son hostage. After police rescued him, Hota said, ‘He put a gun to my head and told me to bring my niece. I have repeatedly said that he is not at home but that is not his business. “We locked the room in a room from the inside,” he said.
In love with a young girl
Police and firefighters rescued the family through a window while the young man was standing outside the house. Police said Panda Hota was in love with a niece working at the hospital. The girl’s family recently rejected the young man’s marriage proposal. After rescuing the family, Panda locked himself in the house and threatened to shoot him if anyone approached, police said.
The youth was arrested after five hours of trying
Bolangir Superintendent of Police Nitin Kushalkar said, “The youth could be arrested after a five-hour operation. He fired several shots at the police team and threatened to shoot himself. No casualties were reported in the operation, the official said. Panda was taken to the town police station for questioning and a team of police also met the girl.