The couple was returning home from the office when a group of seven men followed them; in an isolated area near the railway station, the men held the husband hostage and tried to rape his wife
The Hush Post: In a shocking incident, a gang forced a woman to strip for obscene photos holding her husband hostage. The incident occurred in Seraikela-Kharswan district of Jharkhand.
The couple was returning home from the office when a group of seven men followed them. Near the Virajpur Railway, they held the man hostage and tried to rape his wife. The incident happened on September 15, a report said.
But, the men failed to rape her as the woman started screaming. Then they thrashed her and dragged her to the bushes, where they forced her to pose for obscene photographs.
The accused also made a video of the woman. They threatened the couple that they would make the video viral on social media if they approach the police.
The village head reported the matter to police when the incident came to the notice of the villagers. The Gamariah police station lodged an FIR on Sunday on village chief’s complaint, the report said.
The police have identified an accused Ujjwal Mahato on the basis of the statement of the couple. The cops have booked Mahato.
Meanwhile, the cops have launched a manhunt to nab the remaining accused, who are absconding.