Two persons have been arrested by Rajasthan police after they thrashed a mentally challenged woman with rubber pipe in Naguar district. It incident came to light after the video of it was uploaded on social media. The pipe-wielding man is heard asking the woman to say, ‘Allah’, ‘Jai Shree Ram’, and ‘Jai Hanuman’, which she did while being mercilessly thrashed. The two accused who were identified as Prakash Meghwal and Shrawan Meghwal have been arrested.
Police told that the suspects beat the woman on the suspicion that she entered their fields with ill intention. It incident took place on Tuesday but came to light after the video of it was uploaded on social media.
He said the suspects beat the woman on the suspicion that she was entering their fields with some ill-intention.
“We are trying to search the victim woman and appropriate action will be taken following her statement,” police said.
SHOCKING: Men thrash a mentally-challenged woman with a pipe in Rajasthan’s Nagaur, forced to say “Allah”, “Jai Shri Ram” & “Jai Hanuman”. pic.twitter.com/EhlnaVkhxd
— ANI (@ANI_news) June 16, 2017
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