In the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh, a girl was harassed by two men on motorcycles while she was returning home from school on her bicycle. Two people approached the girl from behind and pulled her scarf. The girl, who lost her balance and fell on the road, was hit by another motorcyclist. The unfortunate girl died right there. Police caught a fleeing attacker by shooting him in the leg.
CITIZENS ARE REACTIVE
After the video of the incident was shared on social media, citizens called for harsher punishment for crimes of harassment and violence against women.
HORRIBLE INCIDENT ON CAMERA
In the video, it can be seen that a girl, while returning from school by bicycle, was disturbed by two people coming behind her and her scarf was pulled. The girl, whose scarf is pulled, loses her balance and falls off the motorcycle. A motorcyclist coming from behind crashes and kills the girl because he doesn’t notice.
POLICE CAUGHT ME BY SHOTTING HER IN THE LEG
The police shot one of the suspects in the leg and detained him. Efforts continue to capture the other suspect. This horrific incident triggered demands for tougher penalties for violence against women in the country.