Meroo Gadhvi
Meroo Gadhvi
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Wednesday 03 Jan 18 12:49:29 PM
Women's security still a burning issue
Women's security still a burning issue

Valsad: The attacks on girls in cities like Delhi, Mumbai or Ahmedabad have now increased in other districts too. A girl has been shifted to the hospital in Valsad when she has been brutally beaten and orally abused by a group of three youths. This incident has sparked insensitivity in Valsad district. 

A group of three youths blocked the way of a girl at Railway Godi area in Valsad. They abused her orally and beaten her due to which she has been shifted to Valsad Civil Hospital. According to the victim's statement, one of the three youth was known to her. They were in talking terms with each other. But from few days she stopped all the communication with him, so the young man approached her with his two other friends when the girl came out from her home. There she was harassed and brutally beaten by them. 

Police initiated the investigation based on a complaint by the victim girl and assured the legal action against the three accused youths. But the incident has raised the question about the security of women in Valsad.