A woman Panchayat Samiti member in Rajasthan's Jhunjhunu area hit another member, alleging the man doesn't respect women and never allows her to speak during panchayat meetings.
A video shared by news agency ANI shows an agitated woman approaching a man, in white kurta-pyjama, sitting cross-legged in a chair. The man tried to shield himself after the woman shouted and slapped him.
The woman, after having conveyed her anger, takes off her slippers to beat the man again. Realising the situation was escalating, the onlookers quickly intervened and separated the quarrelling members.
Watch the video here:
#WATCH Rajasthan: Panchayat Samiti member Hansa Verma hits another member Rakesh Kaswan during Panchayat meeting in Jhunjhunu. She alleges that Rakesh Kaswan doesn't respect women & doesn't allow her to speak in the Panchayat meetings. (26.06.19) pic.twitter.com/AOIJ0npU5h— ANI (@ANI) June 27, 2019