Uttar Pradesh Police arrested a man for allegedly assaulting his widowed daughter-in-law over a property dispute.
While speaking to ANI, Police Superintendent Dharamveer Singh said yesterday, "A viral video shows that the man tied his widowed daughter-in-law in chains, beat her up and tore off her clothes in Haldaur area."
"A case has been registered. The man named Brajesh has been arrested for beating up the woman over a property dispute," Singh said.
In the viral clip, the elderly man was seen thrashing the woman and pushing her to the ground even as passers-by silently watched the assault. The woman had been tied up with a metal chain, allegedly by her father-in-law. The victim's husband had passed away some time back, according to reports in Newsbytes.
Watch the video below:
(WARNING: DISTESSING VISUALS)
Further investigation in the matter is underway.
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(Inputs from ANI, NewsBytes)