This is the moment a husband stamps on his wife’s head in the middle of the street in full view of passing traffic after repeatedly hitting her and knocking the helpless woman to the ground.
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The disturbing scene was recorded by a CCTV camera in the city of Narsinghpur in the central Indian state of Madhya Pradesh and the husband is now on the run after the video was shown to the police.
In the video, the husband, who has not been named in reports, can be seen walking into a street with his wife when he suddenly begins forcefully slapping her. The enraged husband sends four slaps into the woman’s face as she tries to protect herself before he grabs her.
He then begins hitting her on the back of the head and she drops to the ground, where he begins stamping on her.
The husband stamps on the woman as a motorbike goes past but the rider does not pull over to stop the beating.
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The man then pulls the woman to her feet as the beating continues and he then grabs her by the hair before shoving her back tot he ground.
Naval Arya, a local police officer, says the wife came up to him after the beating but she refused to lodge a report against her husband. Arya said the woman was hoping to save their marriage by not reporting him.
However, the police have now filed a complaint against the husband for “(cruelty towards wife by husband or relative” and are searching for him. No arrests have been reported.
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