Alirajpur: In a shocking incident, a minor girl in Madhya Pradesh was beaten up by four of her family members, merely on the suspicion that she had been speaking to a boy over the phone. Also Read - Rajasthan: Kashmiri Youth Beaten to Death in Jaipur After Brawl With Colleagues

Not just that, her braid was also chopped off in full public view and while this brutality was going on, neighbours played the role of mute spectators, with no one coming forward to save the girl. Also Read - Tied, Dragged And Beaten: Bengal Female Teacher Brutally Assaulted by Group of Men Including TMC Leader

The shameful incident took place in Sondwa area of Alirajpur, Madhya Pradesh.

Meanwhile, the police filed a complaint after receiving the news of the incident. Speaking on the matter, Sub-Divisional Police Officer Dheeraj Babbar said, “An FIR has been registered and three accused have been arrested”.

The incident has triggered outrage on social media, with netizens calling the incident ‘disgusting’. Many have also demanded strict punishment for her family members:

When will India start treating its daughters like human beings?