The daughter-in-law of BJP MP Nand Kumar Sai has accused her in-laws of torturing her for the past six to seven years. Hemanti Sai has alleged that her husband Arvind,Nand Kumar Sai and his wife have been torturing her for long and finally asked her to leave their house four months ago,but not before branding her a tonhi (witch).
Hemanti and Arvind have reportedly been married for a decade. After being told to leave,Hemanti returned to her parental home and decided to approach community leaders in Jashpur on Sunday. The case flared up when she reached Raipur on Tuesday and appeared on several TV channels.
She alleged that Arvind had relations with women and threatened to kill her when she put up opposition. MP Nand Kumar Sai said the allegations were politically motivated.