In a bone chilling incident, a woman was publicly stripped, beaten and recorded by her husband, and others in Rajasthan’s Pratapgarh district. The video of the same has gone viral on internet.
Three people including husband allegedly accused of beating and stripping the victim have been arrested in the matter.
Meanwhile, police have also detained seven other accused in the case.
What exactly happened?
The incident reportedly took place on Monday. The victim, who got married last year, was beaten by her husband and in-laws who alleged that the woman had eloped with a man in the neighbourhood.
Appeal not to circulate video.
Pratapgarh police has made an appeal not to circulate the video on social media platforms.
Details of FIR
An FIR has lodged under following section of the Indian Penal Code.
Under Section 294 (IPC): Obscene Act
Under Section 354 (IPC): Assaulting women
Under Section 365 (IPC): Kidnapping
Under Section 67 (IT Act): Transmitting Obscene Material
Rajasthan CM vows strict action:
Taking to X, Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot said that there is no place for such criminals in a civilised society.
“These criminals will be put behind bars as soon as possible and punished after being prosecuted in a fast-track court,” he wrote.