New Delhi (Sputnik): In a video circulating on social media, a woman in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh was brutally assaulted by a group of men for allegedly demanding her monthly salary.
The incident occurred on Sunday in the Knowledge Park area of Greater Noida in Uttar Pradesh.
Shocking incident from Greater Noida area where a girl, in a viral video, is seen being beaten up and assaulted by a group of men with stick. @Uppolice Incident is from Knowledge Park Police Station area. pic.twitter.com/1s9tJFsCVs— Bhartendu Sharma (@Bhartendulkar) May 13, 2019
The incident came to light when journalist Bhartendu Sharma alerted the police on Twitter and informed them about the location.
Taking note of the incident, police in Uttar Pradesh have registered a case and launched an investigation into the matter.
दिनांक 12.05.2019 को थाना नॉलेज पार्क क्षेत्र अंतर्गत एक महिला से की गयी मारपीट की घटना के संबंध में मुकदमा अपराध संख्या-174/19 पंजीकृत है, विधिक कार्रवाई जारी है।— NOIDA POLICE (@noidapolice) May 13, 2019
➡️उक्त संबंध में @spranoida द्वारा दी गयी बाइट @Uppolice pic.twitter.com/LsrRdP81vN
The video is igniting the shocked recations on Twitter:
And no arrests made so far! https://t.co/ZciGkCCvUl— shunali khullar shroff (@shunalishroff) May 13, 2019
Shocking video: Noida woman dragged by hair, thrashed with sticks for demanding salary https://t.co/MVkdbQwoow— Saikumar Adepu (@saikumar__adepu) May 13, 2019
Meanwhile, the woman, who was badly injured in the incident, has reportedly filed a case with the Knowledge Park police station.