A young woman was attacked on a bus in Istanbul for reportedly wearing a mini shorts during Ramadan – scroll down for video.
Disturbing CCTV footage captured on board the bus showed how an attacker struck Melisa Sağlam in the face as he passed her while getting off the vehicle. The victim is seen jumping out of her seat to confront the man and throws a slap but the man grabs her by her hair and shoves her before leaving the bus.
The suspect allegedly told the victim, “are you not ashamed to dress this way during Ramadan ?” before he punched her, the Doğan News Agency reported. Prosecutors in the Turkish city issued an arrest warrant for Ercan Kızıltaş after the university student reported the attack.