A woman in Mumbai sought help from the police through Twitter. A video posted by filmmaker Ashoke Pandit shows a woman crying and requesting people to help her.
The woman, a resident of Mumbai’s Khar, mentions that she has been mentally and physically tortured by her husband. She said that she registered a complaint with the Mumbai Police but to no avail.
The woman claims that her husband has been torturing her for several years and that she has been in this marriage for the betterment of her children. She claims that her husband has been having an affair and also gambles.
The woman further says that she had registered a complaint with Khar police but no action was taken. Towards the end of the video, the woman demands action against her husband.
“Kindly help me, because this man will torture me mentally and end up my life. If I don’t get justice I will end up tomorrow in the streets of Khar. Please give me justice,” the woman said in the video.
The police official told PTI that this a case of domestic dispute.
“The couple has three children and stay in a duplex apartment in Khar. While the husband and two kids stay on the eleventh floor, the woman along with their daughter stay on the 12th floor,” the officer told PTI.
He also said that the woman has registered two cases against her husband, for housebreaking and criminal intimidation. The official said that necessary action will be taken in the case.
(With inputs from PTI)