Elderly woman thrashed in Ghaziabad, one arrested after video goes viral

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In a disturbing incident, an elderly woman was allegedly thrashed by some unidentified locals for opposing an eve-teasing attempt in UP’s Ghaziabad district.

New Delhi :

According to reports, the old lady was badly roughed up in full public for objecting to alleged eve-teasing attempts by some local youths.

The lady was thrashed after she objected to some youths making lewd comments on her daughter.

The shocking incident took place on September 12 in Rajapur village under the Kavinagar Police Station limits.

The video of the entire incident has also gone viral following which the police have taken cognizance of the incident and the matter is being investigated.

According to the Ghaziabad Police, the FIR lodged by the complainant does not mention any eve-teasing incident. The woman had alleged that she was beaten up by some local youths in her complaint, the police said.

A middle-aged man who was one of those allegedly thrashed the elderly woman has been arrested and is being interrogated by the police.