Agartala:In an incident that has sent down a chill to the spines of people throughout the north-eastern region, a 37-year old woman was raped, paraded naked in full public view and then tied to a tree in same condition by ten men on Wednesday in western Tripura until some local officials came to her rescue.
After the rape, the woman was stripped naked, brutally beaten up and then tied to a tree,” Bishalgarh police told reporters after the incident.
Based on the victim’s complaint, seven of the ten accused have been arrested by the local police.
Eyewitnesses even revealed that the victim was first dragged from her house into the open by the accused persons before being raped by all in full public view. But nobody dared to come to her rescue.
Local women’ organizations held a protest rally in Bishalgarh to condemn the heinous act.