The most shocking aspect of the kidnapping and rape is the utterly apathetic attitude of the people around her. Her colleagues in the office, people in the shops nearby and those in cars driving past did not help the young woman.
An FIR on the matter was lodged five days after the incident. Even though a month has gone by and both the identity of the rapist and proof of his kidnapping are available to the police, no action has been taken by them on this matter.
Police allege that the man in the footage is absconding along with an alleged accomplice. The National Commission for Scheduled Castes has asked a top cop from Muktsar to explain the delay.
Here is the footage of the girl being dragged from her office and her pleas for help being ignored by the aam junta: