Three Kashmiri women and a man were allegedly surrounded and thrashed by residents at a colony in Delhi last night. "We are investigating", said senior police officer Chinmoy Biswal. "They targeted us only because we are Kashmiri", he alleged.
Delhi police arrests four persons for beating up Kashmiri siblings, calling them "terrorists" The video shows one of the siblings being slumped next to a vehicle and being pulled by someone in the crowd, said a report by Indian Express. In a video clip that went viral on social media, it was seen that there was a scuffle between two women. "It was a planned attack", said one of the victims.
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According the media reports, based on victim's complaint, police have filed a case under IPC sections 354 (assault or criminal force to woman with intent to outrage her modesty), 354 A (sexual harassment and punishment for sexual harassment), 341 (punishment for wrongful confinement), 323 (punishment for voluntarily causing hurt), 506 (punishment for criminal intimidation) and 509 (word, gesture or act meant to insult the modesty of a woman). "We have asked for police protection". According to a DNA report, Pandey alleged one of the men had molested some women and created chaos to cover up his misbehaviour.
One of the neig-hbours said one of the Kashmiri men "misbehaved with women" and the fight started because of it. An FIR, under sections of molestation, assault and outraging the modesty of a woman, has been registered based on a complaint by the woman. "Last night too, the man and his friends abused me and misbehaved".
Maharashtra: Section 144 imposed in Aurangabad following clashes
The situation turned violent following clashes between two groups over water in Maharashtra's Aurangabad city on Friday night. The Police were unprepared for such a situation and the lack of full-time commissioner for nearly two months didn't help.
On people carrying hockey sticks, a resident claimed that they had sticks with them because of dog menace in the locality.
"When I came to my sister's rescue, some persons carrying hockey sticks attacked me". One of them was heard screaming because of the injuries she received during the scuffle.
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