Six minor girls walked undressed to please Rain God in a procession in a village in Damoh district, in Madhya Pradesh.
The National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) also sought a detail from the Damoh district administration. The incident occurred on Sunday at Baniya village under the Jabera police station area. Jabera is about 50 km from the Damoh district headquarter, in the Bundelkhand province.
Parents of these minors undressed in the rituals are also involved with this event.
These minor girls made undressed to follow a ritual to please the rain god and get reprieve from the drought-like condition.
These undressed minors were went viral on media. Minors were marching naked with a wooden shaft resting on their shoulders with a frog tied to it. Women accompanying these minor girls sing bhajans to appease the rain god.
Women collect food grains from villagers and cook food for ‘bhandara’ (group feast) at a local mandir.
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