Barabanki, Oct 30: A pregnant woman died after being allegedly thrashed by the police in Uttar Pradesh. This yet another incident of police apathy happened in Barabanki. Locals alleged that the police thrashed the woman during a raid on illicit liquor.

The woman’s husband claimed that the police kicked his pregnant wife in the stomach, following which she died.

Reports say that the family has alleged that the police claimed the woman was hiding illicit liquor behind her clothes in the stomach area and kicked her continuously. Her family protested following which a case has been registered.