In a shameful incident in Bihar, three women were beaten up and made to parade across the village half-naked on Monday (May 4).
A mob in Dacrama village in Muzaffarpur, while allegedly calling the women “witches,” thrashed them, tore their clothes, and rode them on bikes across the village in a half naked state.
Bihar: The villagers of Dakrama, Muzaffarpur had a superstition of the three women being 'witches', due to which the women were beaten up & paraded half-naked in the village yesterday. https://t.co/FSPzgFuaKu
— ANI (@ANI) May 5, 2020
The incident came to light after the video of this crime went viral on social media via which the police also got the news.
Kundan Kumar, SDO, East Muzaffarpur said, “This is a crime. The Police are investigating. Strict action will be taken against whoever is found guilty.”
Even as the video has gathered a lot of criticism, it going viral has made the police more alert in that area.