Lucknow: A minor girl was thrashed and molested in Jaunpur’s Zafarabad area, news agency ANI reported on Sunday. A case has been registered into the matter.Also Read - UP Assembly Polls 2022: BJP Ally Apna Dal (S) Fields 1st Candidate, A Muslim, From Home Turf of Samajwadi Party’s Azam Khan

Further, a team has also been constituted to probe the matter. Also Read - Election Commission’s Ban On Rallies Extended Till January 31 With Relaxations For Phase 1 And 2

SP VK Mishra told the news agency, “A video has been made viral in which a boy is beating up and molesting a minor girl, we have taken cognizance of it and registering a case. A team has been constituted to arrest the culprit.” Also Read - UP Elections 2022: Asaduddin Owaisi Forges Alliance With Babu Kushwaha, Bharat Mukti Morcha; Proposes 2 CMs, 3 Dy CMs Formula

In a similar incident which took place in May, a young woman was beaten up in broad daylight in Greater Noida’s Knowledge Park. A video of the incident had gone viral.

The woman claimed that she had been working in a salon in Knowledge Park since March this year. On May 11, she asked the salon owner for her two months’ salary. At which, she claimed, the owners had beaten her up.