Udaipur : A boy and a girl who had eloped together were put to torture for four hours by villagers at Ladia ka Kheda under BainsdaKhurd Panchayat of the district on Friday night. The couple were tied to a tree and beaten up badly. However, the video of the brutality went viral on social media and police swung into action by registering a case against the girl’s parents.
According to the police, Premkumar (22) so Bhabuta Gameti and Jasoda (15) do Bhera Gameti were in a love relationship, however, bothe of them were already married. While Premkumar had married two years ago, Jasoda’s wedding had taken place two months back. But the couple eloped a week ago leaving their respective spouses which had infuriated the girl’s family. On Friday morning, people caught them outside the village who were then forcibly brought home. The boy and girl were thrashed badly and later tied with a tree publicly. They were held hostage for four hours while villagers kicked and abused both of them.
Later few men held mediation and set the couple free. Authorities were unaware of the incident until the video clipping went viral. A case has been registered at the Pratapnagar police station against the girl’s family who were primafacie held responsible behind the act. The investigation is on, cops said.