Four males and two ladies had been arrested in Gujarat’s Sabarkantha district for allegedly tonsuring a 30-year-old widow after accusing her of being in a relationship with a married man, police mentioned on Monday.
The incident occurred in Sancheri village close to Himmatnagar city, some 116 kilometres, on July 30 and the six accused had been held on August 1, a day after an FIR was registered, Sub Inspector PP Jani of Gambhoi police station mentioned.
“Vadansinh Chauhan, Rajuji Chauhan, Kalusinh Chauhan, Rakeshsinh Chauhan, Surekha Chauhan and Sonal Chauhan had been arrested for assaulting a lady with an intent to outrage her modesty, prison intimidation and rioting. They had accused the sufferer, who lives in Sancheri village along with her 4 kids, of getting an affair with a married man,” Sub Inspector Jani mentioned.
The sufferer, in her criticism, mentioned a person who she knew and was married to the sister of the one of many accused, had supplied her a elevate on his motorbike when she was returning after some financial institution associated work on July 30.
Four of the accused stopped them close to Raigadh village and beat them up, and later took the duo to Sancheri the place all six accused hit them and tonsured the widow in addition to the person who had supplied her a elevate, police mentioned quoting the criticism.
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