Arrested on charge of beating in an allegation of being witch

  October 4, 2018 By: INSEC

Police have arrested 45 years old Siya Ram Yadav of Bishnupur Rural Municipality-3 on October 3 on charge of beating 51 years old Parul Mali of Bishnupur Rural Municipality-3 , 33 years old Anurag Devi Malin and Sunita Devi Malin alleging them of being witch.

The complaint against the accused was lodged at District Police Office based on a complaint lodged by the victims.

Two victims underwent health checkup and returned home however Sunita Devi still getting treatment at Darbhanga in India.

The accused is denying the allegation and said that he was accused as there was a land dispute with the victims. The other accused of the incident are at large according to police.

Manohar Kumar Pokhrel