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Moral policing taken to a whole new level.
The three constables have been suspended.
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The incident allegedly took place in the presence of the police.
Vishnu Vichu's Facebook page.
On Valentine's day, the victim and his female friend were assaulted and harassed near a beach in Kollam by a group of five men.
People need to mind their own business.
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Several bizarre stories pertaining to women have been making the headlines lately. The Haji Ali Dargah Trust while presenting its case in the Bombay High Court to retain the ban on women entering the sanctum sanctorum justified their stance by stating that "women wearing blouses with wide necks bend on the mazaar thus showing their breasts.” In another story, India's Culture Minister reportedly advised foreign women to not wear short skirts or go out alone at night.
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