Video: A woman thrashed, paraded naked on streets on suspicion of killing a man in Bihar
In yet another tale of disgrace and shame, a woman was paraded naked and thrashed on suspicion of killing a 17-year-old student
New Delhi, August 21, News24 Bureau: The tales of misery and mishaps continue to pour in from 'Sushan babu' Nitish Kumar's Bihar. The list runs wrong and the latest one is from Bhojpur district in Bihar.A woman was beaten up, stripped and paraded naked today on the streets by an irate mob. Her crime? She was suspected her to be involved in the killing of a 19-year-old man, police said.The incident happened in Bihiya police station area, where the body of Vimalesh Sah, who had gone missing yesterday, was found near a railway track this morning, Bhojpur Superintendent of Police Avakash Kumar said.He said the residents of Sah's native village Damodarpur rushed to the spot after they came to know about his death and some of them suspected that those living in a red-light area nearby would have strangled the youth to death.The villagers stormed the place, setting on fire a number of shops and beating up several residents. They dragged out a woman on the street, ripped off her clothes and paraded her naked while kicking and slapping her, the SP said.The mob also hurled stones at a train passing through the area. The police had to fire in the air to disperse the mob, the SP said, adding, a few rounds were also fired by the villagers.A heavy deployment of police personnel has been made in the area, the SP said. He said a case would be registered and arrests would be made soon.