In a glaring instance of caste-based violence, a video has come into notice where a Dalit teen is being assaulted and made to lick the feet of the accused in Rae Bareilli, Uttar Pradesh.
The video shows the boy sitting on the ground with his hands on his ears - a sign of punishment. The accused are seen sitting on motorcycles, some of them laughing.
Police arrested eight people after a video of the assault went viral. The police say the incident took place on April 10 and the arrests were made after a written complaint by the victim.