Watch! Elderly man drags daughter-in-law on village road in Jajpur
Jajpur: In a glaring show of cruelty, an elderly couple was seen harassing their daughter-in-law. The old man was caught on camera mercilessly dragging the woman on the village road.
The incident has been reported from Dhaneswar village under Korei block in Jajpur district.
Though the exact date when the incident occurred is yet to be known, it came to fore after the video went viral on social media today.
In the video, a man identified as Nabin Behera was seen dragging the woman by her hair and beating her mercilessly on the village road.
The hapless woman was seen crying for help.
Later the women’s mother-in-law Charulata also joined in husband to level allegations against the victim and justify their own actions.
While few villagers were seen passing by the path ignoring the entire scenario, some others attempted to pacify the fumed old man.
Besides, another woman of the same village rushed to help the victim. However, the victim refused to go back inside the house fearing more torture.
Though the exact reason behind the harassment remained unknown, from the video it was purported that the incident took place over a previous police complaint lodged by the victim, sources said.