Khajuraho: Local police had a hard time tackling an illiterate and superstitious crowd that had turned up to witness a woman pulling of a transformation to a snake. These people were from nearby villages and have come to see the magical act performed by Jyoti Rajak.
Due to the massive number of people, the NH 7 in the Gwalior-Khajuraho road got jammed. Police had to lathi-charge people away from the road.
Jyoti Rajak of Devri village had announced that she would transform herself into a snake in front of everyone. People from neighboring villages in UP and MP started pouring in.
Police arrested the woman and sent everyone to their villages. Many people have sustained minor injuries in the lathi-charge.