In a horrific incident, a 73-year-old woman was rescued from her own house in Ropar, Punjab after her own son mercilessly beat her. The video of the brutal assault has been going viral on the internet.
In a horrific incident, a 73-year-old woman was rescued from her own house in Ropar, Punjab after her own son mercilessly beat her. The video of the brutal assault has been going viral on the internet.#ropar #advocatearunverma #seniorcitizenabuse #bnblegal #brutal pic.twitter.com/NGaQXF9SEi
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Advocate Ankur Verma and his wife have been sent to judicial custody after police recovered the CCTV footage of the relentless assault.
The accused have been booked under Section 327 (Voluntarily causing hurt to extort property), Section 342 (wrongful confinement), Section 323 (voluntarily causing hurt) of the Indian Penal Code and Section 24 of the Maintenance and Welfare of Parents and Senior Citizens Act.
In the viral video, the grandson of the victim can be seen throwing water on the bed of the ailing elderly woman. After which her son started scolding and beating her.
The incident came to light after the victim’s daughter and complainant, Deepshikha became suspicious about the well-being of her mother. Subsequently, she accessed the CCTV footage and found out about the physical assault.
After the victim’s medical examination, the doctors discovered multiple wounds on her body which indicated the continuous abuse that the victim went through.