08-09-2015, 04:14 PM
Quote:Villagers in a rural part of eastern India have killed five women whom they accused of practising witchcraft, police have said.
Police in eastern Jharkhand state said on Saturday that a group of assailants dragged the women out of their huts and beat them to death at around midnight on Friday in their village, some 30km from the state capital, Ranchi.
Quote: the villages alleged that those five women had killed a boy through their black magic.
Quote:Teerath Sahu was paraded naked through her village and beaten until she fainted after a witch doctor accused her and two other women of being witches