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Woman stripped in Jammu and Kashmir, army jawan among accused

india Updated: Jul 05, 2015 01:05 IST
Jammu and Kashmir

In a shocking incident, a woman was allegedly stripped naked by a gang of five people, including an army jawan, in Udhampur district of Jammu and Kashmir.

The video of the incident was also uploaded on the internet, police said on Saturday.

“A woman was stripped in full public view by five people in Jaganoo area of Udhampur. The accused recorded the incident on a mobile phone camera... it has gone viral on Whatsapp,” Udhampur district commissioner said.

Police took suo moto cognizance of the incident and arrested three people. One of the accused is believed to be an army jawan, he said.

The woman was riding pillion on a motorcycle when the incident occurred. The gang allegedly intercepted the bike and started misbehaving with her. When she resisted, the accused overpowered her and stripped her in full public view, the district commissioner said.

Police have registered a case in the incident and a probe is underway.