Former Gurdwara 'Granthi' Thrashed, Hair Cut By Unidentified Assailants In Rajasthan
An unidentified assailant allegedly assaulted and chopped the hair of a former "granthi" of gurdwara Gurubaksh Singh in Rajasthan's Alwar on July 22. A "granthi" is a ceremonial reader of the Sikh holy book. Tejaswani Gautam, Superintendent of Police in Alwar, believes Singh was targeted because of a historical feud between Sikhs and Meo Muslims in Alawada village over supposed love relationships. Further investigation is underway.
Tags: Sikh Man, hair, Beaten, Rajasthan, Alwar
UP Man Murdered After 'Rotis' Fight On Birthday
In Bareilly, Uttar Pradesh, a 30-year-old man, Sunny was killed over a quarrel about "rotis." On June 26, a restaurant owner and his workers assaulted Sunny and his cousin, sending them to the hospital. Sunny had ordered 150 "rotis" for his birthday celebration on June 26 and paid for them, but only received 40. While the owner is being searched, two cousins and a worker have been detained.
Tags: Uttar Pradesh, roti, Beaten, birthday, Man
Exorcist Assaults Girl, Burns Her With Incense Stick: Jharkhand
An exorcist was held by the police for thrashing up a 14-year-old girl in Jharkhand’s Chatra district. It is to be noted, the girl had fallen ill after playing Holi so the exorcist, Maulana Md Wahid told her family that she will get well through the process of exorcism. Notably, the police have registered a case under the relevant section and launched a further probe into the matter.
Tags: National, Crime, exorcism, GIRL, Beaten
Courtesy: India Today
25-Year-Old Man Beaten By Girlfriend's Family Members In UP
With the excuse of inviting him home, Firoz Khan was brutally assaulted by his girlfriend’s family members in UP’s Kasganj district. His head was even shaved and later he was dumped outside their village. The 25-year-old suffered severe injuries. As per his statement, three accused including the girl’s father, brother, and two uncles have been filed under IPC sections 307 (attempt to murder) and 342 (Punishment for wrongful confinement).
Tags: Uttar Pradesh, Beaten, Girlfriend, arrested
Courtesy: Times now news
Man Hacks His Wife To Death Over Dowry In Uttar Pradesh
A man namely Manoj allegedly hanged his wife Saraswati to death following physically abusing her for dowry in public last month in UP's Tundwal village. The matter came to light when the video of the abuse was widely circulated on August 15. The deceased father gathered courage from watching the video and registered a complaint. The accused will be arrested soon, said police.
Tags: Dowry, UP, Woman Hanged, Beaten
Villagers Thrash Male Sorcerer, Force Him To Drink Urine: Odisha
In Odisha’s Bolangir district, a man was unlawfully beaten up and forced to drink urine for being supposedly accused of practicing sorcery. The sorcerer identified as Hadibandhu Bagarti, faced charges after few people in the village fell ill. Reportedly, the villagers dragged him from his house and thrashed him with sticks. He was rushed to the hospital after the family informed the police. Few villagers have been detained, informed the… read-more
Tags: witchcraft, Odisha, Beaten, Hospitals
Courtesy: Hindustan times
Uttar Pradesh: Two Arrested For Allegedly Kidnapping and Raping a Teen
On September 15, UP police informed about a 17-year-old girl who was kidnapped and gang-raped by two people in UP's Ballia. The crime happened on September 9, but was highlighted only after a social activist posted the video of the victim, begging to spare her and was witnessed by a senior police officer from Lucknow. The victim's mother has filed a complaint, and the two accused have been arrested.
Tags: Uttar Pradesh, Teenager, Beaten, Kidnapped, Gang-Rape
Courtesy: NDTV News