A 32-year-old man was allegedly thrashed by an administration official and arrested on charges of misbehaviour after he complained about roads in his village in Rajasthan's Karauli district, police said today.
Prakash had a verbal duel with Todabhim sub divisional magistrate (SDM) Jagdish Arya after he raised the problems of roads in his village during a 'Nyay Apke Dwar' camp.
After a heated argument, the SDM reportedly pushed, dragged and thrashed the villager before handing him over to police, they added.
"He was arrested under section 151 of CrPC on complaint by the SDM and was released yesterday, SHO of Balghat police station said.
A bystander shot a video of the incident and circulated on social media, the official added.
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