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Tamil Nadu Student Alleges Abuse, Forced Conversion, Kills Self


Tamil Nadu Student Alleges Abuse, Forced Conversion, Kills Self

Police say the woman had not complained in regards to the alleged conversion. (Representational)

Chennai:

A 17-year-old college woman in Tamil Nadu died on Wednesday, days after she drank poison alleging abuse by her hostel warden and an try and convert her household to Christianity.

An unverified video has now surfaced after the woman’s dying by which she suspects the abuse by her hostel warden could possibly be as a consequence of her household’s refusal to transform their religion. wantpassport couldn’t independently confirm the video.

“Two years in the past they requested my mother and father and me to transform to Christianity. They stated they’ll care for my training,” the woman is heard saying within the video. On a particular query on whether or not she was focused for not changing, she says ‘Could also be”.

The woman’s mother and father have additionally demanded an investigation into conversion allegations.

The upper secondary woman had tried suicide on January 9 and had died on January nineteenth. The hostel warden has been arrested beneath the Juvenile Act in addition to invoking sections for abetting suicide based mostly on the woman’s allegations that she pressured her to wash the place in addition to administration and upkeep work.

Police officers say neither the woman nor her household had complained in regards to the alleged conversion. “We had video recorded her grievance, her assertion to the Judicial Justice of the Peace, and her dying declaration. She didn’t say something about conversion. Nor did her mother and father allege this. We at the moment are investigating this allegation additionally,” Ms Ravali Priya Gandhapuneni, SP Thanjavur, advised wantpassport.

Authorities are additionally looking out for the one who filmed the video to confirm its authenticity and the motive behind its launch. “The minor woman’s id has been revealed. It is a violation”, the officer stated.

In the meantime, state BJP President Ok Annamalai, who too had shared the video of the minor woman on Twitter, has referred to as for a good investigation and arrest of these accountable. Calling conversion a quickly spreading toxic plant, Mr Annamalai urged the state authorities to “management” it.

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