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Woman tonsured for talking to man

india Updated: Jan 31, 2013 00:43 IST
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A 27-year-old Pune woman was tonsured by her in-laws against her will for daring to dream of rebuilding her life.

Poonam Anil Kadam, whose husband abandoned her and their two children six years ago for another woman, has been taking care of her in-laws since then.

According to Kadam’s police complaint, her friend met with an accident few days back and when she called him to enquire about his health her in-laws got angry and beat her up.

Later, they called a barber and got her tonsured, saying no man would now be attracted to her.

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