Bhopal: In a stunning information, a video has surfaced through which a 16 12 months previous rape sufferer was pressured to parade round with the accused. The video is from tribal- dominated Alirajpur about 400 km from Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh. Police stated that the minor was raped by a 21-year-old man on Sunday following which villagers paraded each the accused and the sufferer in public by tying them with ropes.
In keeping with a PTI report, six individuals, together with the accused, have been arrested, police stated, after the clip triggered shock and outrage.
Within the disturbing video, exhibits them each tied with ropes as individuals round chant slogans, some males chant “Bharat Mata Ki Jai”. Amongst those that pressured to parade her had been her circle of relatives members to disgrace her.
In keeping with PTI report, Sub-Divisional Officer of Police (SDOP) Dilip Singh Bilwal stated two circumstances had been registered on Sunday on the FIRs lodged by the sufferer. Bilwal was quoted as saying, “one of many circumstances was registered in opposition to the 21-year-old man who’s accused of rape. One other FIR was registered in opposition to members of the family of the woman and villagers for parading her within the village and beating her.” He additional added that the rape accused is married with two youngsters.
The accused has been booked underneath Indian Penal Code (IPC) and underneath provisions of the Safety of Youngsters from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act whereas, the members of the family and kin of the sufferer had been booked underneath sections 294 (Obscene act in public locations), 355 (Assault or felony pressure with intent to dishonour individual), 323 (voluntarily inflicting harm), 342 (wrongful confinement) and different sections of the IPC, the officer advised PTI.