The person, who was tied up and thrashed, had eloped with the spouse of a neighborhood, Mukesh, police mentioned. After the 2 eloped, Mukesh known as up the person to “settle the difficulty” at his home in Arjun Colony in Dhar district, about 200 km away Bhopal, the state capital.
As an alternative of speaking to him, Mukesh tied him and his two sisters, who have been with him, to a tree and thrashed them with sticks.
A number of locals watched because the three folks have been crushed. A few of them even recorded the assault. In a video, that has gone viral on social media, the accused may be seen beating the person and his sisters as they shout in ache. One of many clips of the incident additionally reveals a girl from the group shouting at one of many sisters and pulling her hair.
Mukesh’s relations have been additionally concerned within the assault, information company ANI reported.
5 folks, together with Mukesh, have been arrested within the case. “A minor was additionally crushed. A case has been registered underneath varied sections of the Indian Penal Code and POCSO act. 5 folks have been arrested, and remainder of them may even be arrested quickly,” Sanjeev Mule, Metropolis Superintendent Of Police, Dhar, mentioned.