Highlights

  • Jharkhand BJP leader accused of brutally torturing house help, suspended
  • Videos of house help surface, show brutality
  • No arrest in the case has been made so far

Latest news

Jacqueline Fernandez granted interim bail in ₹ 200 crore extortion case, say reports

Jacqueline Fernandez granted interim bail in ₹ 200 crore extortion case, say reports

 'We must contest, and not let go': Jaishankar on American media's 'biased' India coverage

'We must contest, and not let go': Jaishankar on American media's 'biased' India coverage

The return of the chase master: Virat Kohli becomes India's 2nd highest run-getter

The return of the chase master: Virat Kohli becomes India's 2nd highest run-getter

Highlights! Laver Cup 2022: Team World wins maiden title, deny Roger Federer a final trophy

Highlights! Laver Cup 2022: Team World wins maiden title, deny Roger Federer a final trophy

Russia mistakenly orders sick, older people to report for military call-up; vows to fix

Russia mistakenly orders sick, older people to report for military call-up; vows to fix

Jharkhand BJP leader accused of brutally torturing house help, suspended

According to media reports, Sunita was employed by the accused family 10 years ago. She moved to Delhi as a help with Patra’s daughter.

 

Jharkhand BJP women wing leader Seema Patra was suspended by state BJP chief over allegations of brutally torturing her house help.

Seema Patra was a part of the national working committee of the party's women wing. Patra’s suspension was ordered by state BJP chief Deepak Prakash. Patra’s husband is a retired IAS officer.

A video of the house help, identified as Sunita, has gone viral on social media. The viral video showed the victim lying on the hospital bed, with bruises all over her body and several of her teeths missing. The woman, speaking through immense pain, recalled that she was beaten up with a hot tawa and rods.

According to media reports, Sunita was employed by the accused family 10 years ago. She moved to Delhi as a help with Patra’s daughter. Both of them returned to Ranchi 4-years later. Over the next 6 years Sunita was subjected to torture by the BJP leader.

The matter came to light after Patra’s son helped her, said Sunita.

No official complaint in the matter has been registered.

Also Watch| Man claiming to be BJP leader booked for assaulting woman in Noida

Up Next

Jharkhand BJP leader accused of brutally torturing house help, suspended

Jharkhand BJP leader accused of brutally torturing house help, suspended

Rajasthan political crisis deepens as Gehlot loyalists submit mass resignation over Pilot as successor

Rajasthan political crisis deepens as Gehlot loyalists submit mass resignation over Pilot as successor

Top lawyer Mukul Rohatgi rejects Modi govt's offer to be Attorney General again: reports

Top lawyer Mukul Rohatgi rejects Modi govt's offer to be Attorney General again: reports

Rajasthan: BJP's 'India-Australia cricket match' jibe at Congress over Gehlot-Pilot CM tussle

Rajasthan: BJP's 'India-Australia cricket match' jibe at Congress over Gehlot-Pilot CM tussle

Teacher suspended after he asks tribal student to take off her soiled uniform in MP

Teacher suspended after he asks tribal student to take off her soiled uniform in MP

Rajasthan: Ashok Gehlot camp MLAs threaten to quit to oppose Sachin Pilot; CM says 'not in my hands'

Rajasthan: Ashok Gehlot camp MLAs threaten to quit to oppose Sachin Pilot; CM says 'not in my hands'

More videos

Why Sonia Gandhi asked Nitish, Lalu to meet again after 10 days to talk Opposition unity for 2024 polls

Why Sonia Gandhi asked Nitish, Lalu to meet again after 10 days to talk Opposition unity for 2024 polls

Rajasthan: Ashok Gehlot camp trying to scuttle Sachin Pilot's chances of becoming CM, say reports

Rajasthan: Ashok Gehlot camp trying to scuttle Sachin Pilot's chances of becoming CM, say reports

Tragic! Doctor, his children killed in a major fire at a newly constructed hospital building in AP

Tragic! Doctor, his children killed in a major fire at a newly constructed hospital building in AP

Uttarakhand: Last rites of Ankita Bhandari performed in Srinagar amid heavy security

Uttarakhand: Last rites of Ankita Bhandari performed in Srinagar amid heavy security

Two terrorists neutralized in Jammu-Kashmir's Kupwara district

Two terrorists neutralized in Jammu-Kashmir's Kupwara district

Bengaluru: Air Force cadet trainee found dead, 6 officers charged with murder

Bengaluru: Air Force cadet trainee found dead, 6 officers charged with murder

Ankita Bhandari murder case: Family refuses to perform last rites, demand autopsy report be made public

Ankita Bhandari murder case: Family refuses to perform last rites, demand autopsy report be made public

Chandigarh airport to be renamed after Indian freedom fighter Bhagat Singh

Chandigarh airport to be renamed after Indian freedom fighter Bhagat Singh

Delhi: woman alleges club bouncers misbehaved, tore her clothes

Delhi: woman alleges club bouncers misbehaved, tore her clothes

Key Congress meeting on Sunday amid buzz around CM change in Rajasthan

Key Congress meeting on Sunday amid buzz around CM change in Rajasthan

Editorji Technologies Pvt. Ltd. © 2022 All Rights Reserved.