Wednesday, Jun 26, 2019 | Last Update : 12:05 AM IST

7 arrested for tying woman to pole over non-payment of loan in Karnataka

ANI
Published : Jun 14, 2019, 11:14 am IST
Updated : Jun 14, 2019, 11:14 am IST

The matter came to the fore after a video of the incident went viral.

In the video, a woman is seen tied up to a pole and some men are standing around her. (Photo: ANI)
 In the video, a woman is seen tied up to a pole and some men are standing around her. (Photo: ANI)

Bengaluru: Seven people have been arrested in connection with a case where a woman was allegedly tied to a pole in Kodigehalli for not repaying a loan, police said on Thursday.

The matter came to the fore after a video of the incident went viral.

In the video, a woman is seen tied up to a pole and some men are standing around her. People can be heard saying "beat her with slippers and brooms".

The 36-year-old woman, Rajamani, hails from Kollegal in Chamarajanagar district runs a small hotel here and a chit fund business. She owed Rs 50,000 to some people who were allegedly forced her to return the money.

Tags: woman, debt, pole, karnataka
Location: India, Karnataka, Bengaluru