Siddharthnagar (UP): A 75-year-old man was forced to wear a garland of shoes and lick his own spit in a village here, police on Friday said.
AdvertisementAccording to police, the incident took place on Thursday and came to light through a video that showed up on social media.
The victim was Mohabbat Ali, a resident of Tighara village, whose face too was blackened with ink, police said. According to police sources, the incident took place after a man filed a complaint against Ali of touching his daughter inappropriately.
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AdvertisementThe accused have been identified as Zafar, Aman Pandey, Akhilesh Sahni, and Ghanshyam Tiwari, Golhaura Police Station SHO Ajaynath Kannaujia said. A case has been registered against them under charges of wrongful restraint, causing hurt, house-breaking, intentional insult, and criminal intimidation, Kannaujia said.