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Woman stripped naked, beaten up

india Updated: Feb 01, 2007 18:41 IST
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A young woman health worker posted at Ahrauli Primary Health Centre was stripped naked and beaten up by two miscreants in Ambedkar Nagar under Rajaes Sultanpur police station.

The miscreants have been teasing the victim for the last one week. It was when she was returning after attending a pulse polio camp, she was accosted by the two youngmen who made obscene gestures to her.

The men, who first asked the victim to take off her clothes, on her refusal stripped her naked and beat her when she tried to escape.

The miscreants, reportedly told victim that they were kshatriyas and it was the duty of woman to satisfy their lust.

Later the paramedical staff member was admitted to Ambedkarnagar Medical College in a serious condition.

A report has been lodged against Durga Singh of Brahmapura locality and and Pawan Singh of Kotia Mubarakpur in Rajeaes Sultanpur police station.

Later three dozen women health workers staged dharna in protest against the incident.