Muktsar, Jul 30 (UNI) A tantrik allegedly beat a 30-year-old woman to death in Phulu Khera village in the district today.
According to police sources here, the tantrik, whose real identity was yet to be established, beat Varinderpal Kaur to death with a heavy metal tong on the pretex of curing her of an ailment.
The woman, mother of two children, bled to death in a room in her house before the villagers could come to her rescue.
The villagers managed to catch hold of the tantrik while he was fleeing and handed him over to police which arrested him after registering a case.
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