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Rape victim thrashes own lawyer after HC denies bail to accused

High drama was witnessed at Punjab and Haryana high court when a 20-year-old rape victim and her relative thrashed an advocate on Thursday afternoon after the court declined the bail to the rape accused.

punjab Updated: May 27, 2016 11:51 IST
HT Correspondent
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When the court declined the bail, the girl and her relative Zafar Ahmad, residents of Nuh, Haryana, started thrashing advocate Abdul Hamid, also a resident of Nuh, as they blamed the lawyer and started thrashing him with slippers. (HT Photo)

High drama was witnessed at Punjab and Haryana high court when a 20-year-old rape victim and her relative thrashed an advocate on Thursday afternoon after the court declined the bail to the rape accused.

Earlier in the day, the victim had given a statement in favour of the accused. When the court declined the bail, the girl and her relative Zafar Ahmad, residents of Nuh, Haryana, started thrashing advocate Abdul Hamid, also a resident of Nuh, as they blamed the lawyer and started thrashing him with slippers. The girl was allegedly raped after being kidnapped in Nuh. The accused was arrested following her complaint.