An E-Rikshaw driver faced the wrath of the public after he was allegedly caught molesting a girl. A video has come to light from Uttar Pradesh’s Kanpur where an E-Rikshaw driver was brutally beaten, restrained and tied, and forced to shave off his head by the public after being caught molesting a girl.
The man, after being caught, was tied to the window railing of a nearby house as many elderly people can be seen interrogating him as well.
In the video, a man can be seen crouching down on his knees as he covers his face while the public can question him and interrogate him. A whole commotion by people can be seen transpiring as many surround the driver and ask him about his identity.
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The kin of the man can also be seen summoned by the public as she was made to hear the thing that the man did. She can also be seen pleading to the public to not turn to violence and beat up the man.
After the video went viral, the police came forward to inform the public that the police have taken cognizance of the matter and will be investigating the matter further.
After the video went viral, many users came forward to remark on the incident as one user came forward to write and highlight the people chastising the accused are taking the law into their own hands, implying that it the man after being caught should have been handed ownership over to the authorities as the police can do a just job to be better.
Another user added to the conversation and urged the Kanpur police to take cognizance of the matter and remarked that if incidents such as these continue, the law will be perceived as a matter of joke.