In a shocking incident which should be dominating news headlines across the country, Hindu women performing Vat Savitri Puja in Jashpur Nagar, Chattisgarh on Monday were left aghast when a Muslim man threw a polythene bag filled with urine on them. A complaint was lodged against the accused, Zaheer Khan, that night. Angry and disgusted locals demanded strict action, including expelling Khan from the district. On Wesnesday, the entire town of Jashpur Nagar remained closed in protest. Several women gathered in Purnanagar area, where the incident took place, and expressed discontent with police. Khan has been arrested under IPC 295 and sent to jail.
- 3 Jun 2022