Tribal couple tied to tree, thrashed with sticks in India

 

Gujarat, July 22 (KMS): In India, a young tribal couple was abducted and thrashed with sticks in BJP ruled Gujarat state.

The abducted couple was tied to a tree, and thrashed with sticks in Chiliyavant village under the Rangpur police station in Chhotaudepur district.

The police have arrested nine men for the alleged attack that took place in Chiliyavant village under the Rangpur police station in Chhotaudepur district, Deputy Superintendent of Police A V Katkad told media men.

A video of the incident, which surfaced on social media, showed some men taking turns to beat the couple, who was tied to a tree, with sticks in the presence of other villagers, the police said.

A similar incident took place in Dhada village under Rangpur Police Station a month ago, where a tribal couple was assaulted by five men.