Clothes gone wrong ... Asenaca Vunibola, right, with her father Tui and mother Sala after her traumatic experience at Naqai outside Labasa yesterday.
January 15, 2010
A 16-YEAR-OLD girl is in shock after she was punched and beaten with a stick by her village headman for wearing a singlet and three-quarter pants.
But police in the Northern Division yesterday backed the girl's right not be assaulted over the clothes she wore.
The incident happened at midday yesterday at Naqai Village, about four kilometres outside Labasa.