Dalit Man Killed, Wife Attacked in Public
A dalit man was attacked by a few men in public in Tamil Nadu. They killed him and also attacked his wife. They ruthlessly thrashed her in front of many. As the attack took place at a busy center, it was all captured on CCTV camera. According to details provided by police, Shankar (22) belonged to Komaralingam village of Tirupur district. He fell in love with Kousalya (19), who belongs to Palasa of Dindigal district. They both are students of an Engineering College in Palasa. Shankar and Kousalya got married 8 months ago without acceptance from the girl ‘s family.
On Sunday, the couple was out at the market. Suddenly, three unidentified men came out of nowhere and attacked Shankar with weapons. As they beat him up severly, he collapsed on the road.They also attacked his wife Kousalya. They pushed her to the ground and injured her. Then they fled from the spot on a motorcycle. As the severely injured couple was being shifted to hospital, Shankar died. Kousalya is undergoing treatment and police are in search of the culprits.