Video: Women in India Beat Politician Accused of Rape
Street justice was recently taken against a politician in India accused of raping a woman.
In a video clip captured in India’s Assam state, the man shown being beaten up by crowds of people in a village, including women. The victim’s husband stepped forward to authorities this past Thursday.
The politician was suspended and now faces criminal charges for his actions. But he was first handed a beating from citizens seeking their own justice.
Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi told the BBC his action was “condemnable” and he should be punished.
Watch the video below: