Strange punishment for rape in India. A young man has been strangled to death in Chhattisgarh, India for allegedly raping her. A woman who was allegedly raped killed the young man with the help of her husband, police said.
According to a report in the Anandabazar newspaper, the woman confessed to the murder to the police. He claims that he did this to punish the rapist “appropriately”. Even her husband helped her in this task.
The deceased was identified as Habibullah. He died on Thursday (May 20th) before being rescued and taken to hospital in a critical condition in an empty field in the village.
However, the victim’s family claimed that the killers had brought false charges against Habibullah. The investigating police officer also questioned why the woman had not informed the police about the rape if it had happened.
According to the Chhattisgarh police, the woman had staged the drama to save her husband in an incident. Police have arrested the accused so far. The matter is under investigation.