Bhopal: An appaling case reported from Dhar district of Madhya Pradesh in which a man and two of his cousin sisters were tied to a tree and badly thrashed for hours after he allegedly eloped with a married woman. Tragically, instead of rescuing the victims, the onlookers 'enjoyed' the ghastly incident and shot their video. The video of the brutal act has gone viral on social media.
As per the report in Times of India, one of the girls who was molested and brutally thrashed was a minor. The report said that the attacker include the husband of the eloped woman.
According to the report, The attackers alleged that the sisters of the man helped the couple to ran away. A video of the incident seems to show the onlookers laughing as the victims were mercilessly beaten. Seeing the incident, As one of the girl attempts to block the blows, her hand was twisted by an elderly man and attackers continue to hit her. It took four hours for the police to rescue the victims.
The district police has registered the case against nine accused, five of whom are arrested. The accused have been sent to jail. " City SP Sanjay Muwel said, “We have arrested five persons, including three women, and they have been sent to jail. We hope to arrest the four absconders soon.”