Udaipur : A 32 year old woman appeared before the district magistrate on Monday seeking euthanasia for her two kids and self in Chittorgarh. Pushpa wife of Narayan Gurjar resident of Rawat Bhata block has given a written application to the Collector asking mercy killing as she said that the local police and goons were acting on the will of legislator Rajendra Vidhuri who have been harassing her family for political reasons.
Pushpa’s husband Narayan is accused in a case of stone pelting and damaging vehicle belonging to the municipal council chairman Dharmendra Tilani. Narayan has been absconding since the incident. Pushpa said that on May 30 some policemen came to her house and took her forcibly to the station around 2pm. She was harassed, beaten and tortured in the presence of officers of ASP and DySP ranks. She was let go only after 8 on when her family came looking for her.
Pushpa told the media that police has seized her mobile. The woman said that neither she or her husband had any connection with politics but since he refused to campaign for Vidhuri and participated in his opponent’s rallies , the legislator is bent on making their lives hell. She accused the local police acting like pawns at the hands of the legislator and unnecessarily harassing the family. She sought permission of mercy killing for self, 6 year old son and an eight year old daughter.