New Delhi: In an unusual punishment for disloyalty, a woman in Madhya Pradesh’s Jhabhua was made to walk while carrying her husband on her shoulders- as an act of penance after she was caught having an extra-marital affair. Also Read - Nand Kumar Singh Chauhan, BJP MP From Khandwa, Dies After Battle With COVID-19
The incident took place in Jhabhua, which is nearly 300km from Bhopal and a video of it has been released by news agency ANI. Also Read - Coronavirus: 5 States Witness Spurt in Cases in 24 Hours, Maharashtra Extends Lockdown in 2 Districts | Key Points
The woman had reportedly run-off with her lover to some town in Gujarat and was brought back to her village on Saturday. She was then punished for indulging in an extra-marital affair.
While she paraded with her husband sitting on her shoulders, many villagers also danced and hooted along the way.
The police have now filed a complaint in the matter against at least a dozen people.