Caught on tape: Youth assaulted for being friends with Hindu woman in UP

Caught on tape: Youth assaulted for being friends with Hindu woman in UP
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KANPUR: Activists of a right wing Hindu outfit abused, threatened and assaulted a man belonging to the Muslim community over his relationship with a Hindu woman.

According to NDTV reports, the incident took place in Uttar Pradesh’s Kanpur when the 24-year-old man had gone to a railway station to meet her on Friday.

In fact, members of the attackers even shot a video of the physical assault.

In the two-minute video, the attackers, who live in the same locality and belongs to Right-wing organisations not only thrashed the victim but also objected to his relationship warning that he “will have to pay for what he has done”.

“Tumhari zindagi agar barbaad nahin kar dee to ham apna naam badal denge (we will change our names if we failed to destroy you),” can be heard in the video.

The man told NDTV that he is good friends with the woman and only went to railway station to meet her after a long time.