Uttar Pradesh: Women Stripped Naked,Beaten & Displayed on Road
A shocking incident took place in Shahjahanpur of Uttar Pradesh in which 5 women were displayed naked on roads after being stripped naked and beaten up. Going into detail… A girl belonging to Backward Caste eloped with a Dalit man (Dalits are considered lower than BC). The villagers belonging to BC, who could not tolerate it dragged 5 Dalit women, one of whose son eloped with the BC girl, have been dragged on to road, stripped naked, beaten up with canes and paraded on highway. The inhumane situation continued for around 4 hours. None of the villagers tried to stop the barbarous act. While some informed about the incident to police, they arrived very late at the spot and filed a case. Security has been arranged in the village. Police officials said that a probe has been ordered in the case and take severe action on those involved in the act. They have arrested 4 accused, including the girl’s father, said officials.