A former DMK councilor was caught on CCTV kicking a woman repeatedly at a beauty parlour in Tamil Nadu’s Perambalur district. The accused has been arrested.
The incident reportedly occurred in May. The local leader, identified as Selvakumar, is seen kicking the woman even as other three others try to rescue her. The woman is heard screaming in pain in the video.
#WATCH Former DMK Corporator Selvakumar hits a woman at a beauty salon in Tamil Nadu’s Perambalur. The incident took place on 25th May’ 18. He has been arrested by the police and has been suspended from primary membership of the party (Source: CCTV footage) pic.twitter.com/B623qaLc0k
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According to the police, the woman had taken a loan of Rs 5 lakh from Selvakumar.
The DMK has suspended Selvakumar for bringing disrepute to the party.
The police have registered a case against the man.