A local court in Manipur’s Thoubal district on Friday sent the four accused to police custody for 11 days to facilitate the police investigation of the horrendous crime, which shook the entire nation.
Sunil Kumar Jha has been charged with molesting and sexually harassing minor girls in a state government-run tribal hostel in the Jhabua district of the state.
A mayor's son has been booked on the charges of thrashing an employee of Municipal Corporation of Patna (MCP), an official said.
According to the police, Rabiyal Khan, a local businessman, tied the children's legs and kicked and beat them with a thick bamboo stick. The children were forced to lie down on an open field. Khan later told the police that the children had stolen parts from his tractor.
In the video, the victim women can be seen arriving in a residential colony in the Shalimar Bagh locality. The moment they stepped out of their car, the younger woman was attacked by two women.
"Kashmiri students who were assaulted in Sangrur and Kharar Mohali told me that they were rescued by the locals and other Panjabi students. Students from Bihar, Uttar Pradesh and Haryana had barged into their rooms, thrashed them and went on a rampage," national spokesperson J&K Students Association Nasir Khuehami tweeted.
The protests began after a patient's relatives assaulted the doctors at NRS Medical College and Hospital in Kolkata on Monday.
The incident came to light on Thursday when a tourist accused the local police of misbehaving with pilgrims and a video connected to the incident went viral on social media.
A horrifying video of at least 35 to 40 goons assaulting three to four people of the family surfaced on social media on Friday evening.