Accused released after being fined ₹63,000 by Panchayat !
Religious fanatic Police officer refuses to register victim’s complaint
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Saharsa (Bihar) – Two minor girls were abducted and gang-raped by four religious fanatics in Saharsa, Bihar. Following this, an attempt was made to release the accused by imposing a meagre fine of ₹63,000 in Mahua Uttarbadi Panchayat.
दो महादलित नाबालिग लड़कियों को अगवा कर गैंगरेप किया गया। पंचायत ने जुर्माना लगा आरोपितों को छोड़ा। बिहार की घटना।https://t.co/KU1xUf8MEH
— ऑपइंडिया (@OpIndia_in) March 2, 2022
Police officer Rehman Ansari had even refused to register a complaint. The incident was reported by local media and social organisations. The accused have been identified as Mohammad Sarfaraz, Mohammad Siraj, Mohammad Shamshad, and Raja.