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Karnataka woman stripped, sexually abused in viral video
Photos of women stripped naked and humiliated, posted online
Four men have been arrested after a shocking video of a woman being stripped off, and then sexually abused and assaulted by a group of five in Karnataka's Yadgir district went viral, police said on Monday. Yadgir Superintendent of Police SP Vedamurthy said the four arrested have told them that the incident had happened one and a half years ago. The incident took place on the Yadgir-Shahapur state highway. The victim has not approached the police yet. The video shows an adult woman attacked by four to five miscreants with sugarcane sticks after being stripped off. The men beat her up in the pitch darkness even as she begs them to let her off. The miscreants tell the woman, no one is coming to her rescue and also speak about Rs 14, money they lost.
Guardian Australia revealed on Wednesday that police in New South Wales have strip-searched girls, including two year-olds, in the past three years. When she produced a cigarette lighter, she was told she would be strip-searched. Piper was taken into an interview room where a female police officer instructed her to strip down to her bra and underpants.
A disturbing video which appears to show a woman being stripped naked and sexually assaulted in Egypt's Tahrir Square has been widely viewed and shared - and has provoked outrage and anger among many on social media. Although many internet users initially thought the video showed events from Sunday, the video appears to have been first uploaded on 4 June - the day after official results from the presidential election were announced. The original video was removed from YouTube due to its graphic nature, and an amended version was re-uploaded on Sunday. It has been watched more than , times.