AHMEDABAD: 5 brothers have been arrested in India after a person was paraded bare within the streets allegedly in punishment for a social media put up, police mentioned on Wednesday.
Police mentioned that the 38-year-old sufferer was kidnapped on Tuesday by the brothers, assaulted and made to stroll for 45 minutes across the western city of Khambhaliya with no garments on.
“An investigation revealed that the victim… used to do Facebook live videos on regular basis,” police spokesman Hirendra Chaudhary mentioned.
“On Sunday, in a Facebook Live video (the man) made serious allegations against the five brothers and claimed that they were involved in criminal activities,” Chaudhary mentioned.
The brothers have been charged with unlawful confinement, assault, use of felony pressure with intent to dishonour particular person, felony conspiracy, obscenity and different offences.
Native police mentioned that the sufferer has a number of playing and alcohol convictions. Each are banned in Gujarat, Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s residence state the place the incident passed off.
Revealed in Daybreak, December third, 2020