A shocking incident came into light where the Makhachak panchayat in the Begusarai district of Bihar has reportedly slapped a fine of Rs 20,000 on a youth (22) for ‘forcibly’ kissing a girl (20) twice
As per Daily report claimed that as per a few villagers the amount was fixed according to the number of kisses and one kiss is worth ₹10000, and since, he kissed the victim twice thus double the amount.
What kind of penalty is this ?
In Begusarai, anyone who teases girl or molest her will just get rid of paying fine.What kind of justice is this ?
The victim, 20, a farm labourer, is not satisfied with the verdict though. Instead, she wants the accused, Mohammed Irshad, 22, also a farm worker, to marry her. Coming from a conservative background and belonging to the same community as the accused, the victim says, no one would marry her now.
The local police are aware about the incident, but dismissed it, saying that the two were having an affair for the past one year and wanted to enter into a wedlock. The police have not registered a case.
Sub-divisional police officer, Bakhri, Sonu Kumar said, “I have heard about the incident but the SHO told me that no complaint has been lodged in the case.”