Married woman forced to breastfeed her lover in public after being caught cheating on her husbandBy Mason White 3:25 PM January 4, 2015
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By: Chan Yuan
A married woman and her lover were humiliated in public for carrying on an affair.
The mother of two children in India, was handed a harsh punishment after she was accused of cheating on her husband.
The woman was forced to breastfeed her young lover in public, according to police.
The 24-year-old woman, who lives in the small town of Wardha, Madhya Pradesh, was beaten by a mob and then had her head shaved to show shame and humility.
Her 20-year-old lover, identified as Kamlesh, was also subjected to humiliation by having his head shaved.
The two tried to his in the neighboring province of Gujarat, a few days before the attack.
After the woman ran away from her husband, he found her and brought her back to the village, where she was taken before a council of village elders who ordered the unusual punishment.
The villagers carried out the attack despite the husband’s objections, saying that he expected a lighter sentence.
After the attack on the woman, he called police and said that she and her lover had been beaten and had been forced to shave their heads.
She was also forced to breastfeed her lover in front of villagers.
Officials said that they had received a complaint against 11 people in the village, and charges have been filed against them.