Guwahati/ 15th May’2018 (Prag News Desk):
As numerous cases of attacks and crimes against women are marring the image of Assam, each day, one or the other woman falls prey to gender based discrimination or become a victim of violent crimes. Yet another incident of alleged sexual harassment of a girl audience member during a Bihu function has sparked a huge sensation among the public.
Girl sexually harassed during Bihu function in Guwahati
The incident is reported from Guwahati’s Mathghoria when a 48 year old man allegedly molested a girl who had come as an audience to watch the Bihu program organized by the Mathghoria Bohagi Utsav on Sunday evening.
The accused identified as Ganesh Mali (48) has been alleged to have forcibly touched the victim’s intimate body parts to which the victim reacted in no time and thrashed the man.
Reacting on this, the accused’s wife reportedly physically assaulted the girl.
In the meantime, a group of the audience taking stock of the situation reached out to help the girl and had beaten up the man black and blue.
Later the accused was handed over to the police by the public for further investigation into the matter.