Orissa: Another gruesome act from Jagatsinghpur, Orissa has been noted, where a woman, who gave birth to two girl children was attacked by her in-laws for giving birth to two girls. The parents tried to set the women ablaze and tortured her for years.
The victim Pratima Das was rushed to hospital by her husband after serious injuries being reported as her condition became critical.
As per the FIR filed by Pratima Das, she has been subjected to physical torture by her in-laws for three years now, for basically giving birth to two girl children. She has two kids- one a five-year-old, and the other a toddler. She complained about teh same to village chief and police for about 12 times but no action was taken. Sadly, when the incidents took an ugly turn, then only the police filed an FIR.
The elderly couple, in-laws, hit the women with lathis and poured petrol on her to set her ablaze. Thankfully the husband and relatives rushed her to the hospital to save her life at the right time. She was first taken to Kujang Hospital, and then later to SCB medical college and hospital to save her from the critical situation she was left in by the parents.
The police have registered a complaint and arrested the couple- Satyanand Das and Alok. The three brothers-in-law have not been arrested as there is no sufficient evidence.