The police have arrested Congress councillor, Rakesh Choudhary, in connection with an assault case of woman in Punjab's Sri Muktsar Sahib. Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh has also taken a note of the incident. The woman was mercilessly thrashed by councillor's brother and his aides over money lending dispute. A video of the incident had gone viral on social media. According to reports, the victim had borrowed Rs 40,000 from councillor's brother in past. A senior police official had dubbed the incident as "unfortunate".
Published On: Jun 16, 2019