Bargarh: A woman was arrested from Talpali village in Bargarh district after a video showing her thrashing her elderly mother-in-law went viral on social media.
The accused woman identified as Balamati Sahu and wife of one Parsuram Sahu, a Government employee was arrested by the Bargarh police as a video went viral in which she was seen dragging, abusing and thrashing her elderly mother-in-law in full public view in village road in Talpali village under Gaisilat block in the district.
This heart-wrenching incident was captured and uploaded on social media by a vigilant onlooker.
Following public outcry, local police took suo motu cognizance of the unfortunate incident and arrested the accused woman. Meanwhile, she was forwarded to court.