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Watch: Lt. Col. Shrikant Purohit Reveals Torture in Custody

Aug 29, 2017 01:29 PM IST India India

Lieutenant Colonel Shrikant Prasad Purohit, who was recently granted bail by the Supreme Court in the 2008 Malegaon blast case, spoke about the torture he was subjected to while he was in jail for nine long years. CNN-News18 has accessed an interaction between him and a fellow officer during a medical checkup a few months before his bail. Recounting his ordeal, Purohit said that they hung him upside down, continued beating him, "despite realising that my leg was broken".