A braid-chopping incident has been reported from Sidhpur Dhar village under Jawali sub division of Kangra district. An unidentified 10-year-old girl along with her sister and brother were sleeping in a room locked from the inside. However, the next morning, her parents found her braid was chopped off.
Similar incidents had earlier been reported in Solan and Sirmaur districts. This is the third incident of braid-chopping in Himachal Pradesh within a week.