A 22-year-old Dalit man was allegedly held captive and tortured by 4 individuals, who additionally inserted an iron rod in his rectum, on suspicion that he was having an affair with a woman of their household, police mentioned on Friday.
The accused have been arrested and the sufferer rushed to the district hospital the place his situation was said to be severe, they mentioned.
According to police, on Wednesday evening the Dalit man was mercilessly overwhelmed by the accused inflicting accidents in his non-public components. The sufferer’s members of the family alleged that an iron rod was additionally inserted in his rectum, they mentioned.
“On the complaint by the victim”s brother, an FIR under IPC section 323 (punishment for voluntarily causing hurt), 506 (criminal intimidation) and SC/ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, has been lodged against four persons,” police official Gyan Prakash Tiwari mentioned.
They had suspected that the sufferer was having an affair with their relative, he mentioned.
“All the four accused, Bramhadeen and his three sons Bharat, Gajraj and Raju, have been arrested,” Mr Tiwari mentioned, including an in depth probe into the matter is on.