GAUSHALA: Relatives of a woman of Padaul VDC in Mahottari district have been torturing her for the past four years on the charge of practicing witchcraft.
Kari Yadav of Ward No. 2 of the VDC said relatives of Chadrakala Devi, 35, of Padaul VDC-1 thrashed and boycotted her for the past four years calling her a witch.
Chandrakala said she had to bear thrashing many times since 2065 BS for practicing magic if anyone in her tole falls ill or any sorrowful incidents occur.
Birendra Mandal, husband of Chandrakala, said torture is continued on her though agreement was reached among her relatives, neighbors and her side by police, and different human rights organizations.