Couple thrashed, stripped naked in Bihar, 8 held

By ANI | Published: September 15, 2021 03:58 AM2021-09-15T03:58:05+5:302021-09-15T04:05:07+5:30

An incident surfaced on Tuesday wherein a couple was allegedly thrashed and stripped naked in the neighbourhood for being in an 'illicit' relationship.

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Couple thrashed, stripped naked in Bihar, 8 held

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An incident surfaced on Tuesday wherein a couple was allegedly thrashed and stripped naked in the neighbourhood for being in an 'illicit' relationship.

Following this incident, Bihar Police has filed a case and arrested eight persons in the matter.

Speaking to ANI, Sub-divisional Police officer of Forbesganj, RP Singh said, "A couple was chained together on orders of a panchayat in Forbesganj for pursuing an illicit relationship, as the woman was already married."

"They were thrashed and stripped naked here. Their relatives were also fined. 8 people have been arrested," he added.

Further probe in the matter is underway.

( With inputs from ANI )

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