International

40-Year-Old Woman In India Slaps Teen After Being Called “Auntie”, Police Break Them Up

40-Year-Old Woman Slaps & Starts Fight With Teen That Called Her Auntie

In Singapore, and many other places, addressing a lady older than you as ‘auntie‘ is common practice. After all, the term is often associated with middle-aged women but might also be interpreted as being — dare I say, old.

For one particular woman in India, the term was apparently, very offensive.

After a 19-year-old girl called her “auntie”, she hurled abuses and slapped the girl, starting a fight.

Source

Eventually, police officers were brought in to handle the situation.

Teenager addresses woman as auntie

Crossing the ambiguous age threshold to be called “auntie” is often a hard pill to swallow for many women.

But for the 40-year-old woman in Etah, India, it was so triggering that she had to start a fight, reported The Times Of India.

Last Monday (2 Nov), a 19-year-old girl was reportedly making her way through a crowded Babuganj Market in Etah, India when she casually said,

Excuse me, auntie.

She never could have expected what happened next.

Woman starts fight with teenager who called her auntie

Instantly riled up, the 40-year-old woman whom the teen addressed started shouting and hurling insults at the 19-year-old.

 

Bewildered, the teenager questioned the woman, only to be met by a slap across her face, reported The Times Of India.

A fight soon broke out as the teenager retaliated in the heat of the moment.

Source

In a video shared by Pakistan Latest, the scene was one of utter chaos.

More people started to get involved as they try to put a stop to the fight.


Source

However, many others merely spectated near the garment shop.

Source

Even the storekeeper, dressed in black, could be seen nonchalantly standing in his stall, knowing better than to get between them.

You can watch the full video here.

Woman and teen brought to police station

Eventually, the police had to be called in.

Both women were later brought down to the police station, reported The Times Of India.

However, the pair managed to resolve matters amicably in the end and no formal complaints were lodged.

Be careful the next time you call someone auntie

This incident certainly gives new meaning to the phrase ‘hell hath no fury like a woman scorned’.

Both the woman and teenager are clearly not to be trifled with.

Jokes aside, MS News is glad the incident eventually came to an amicable end.

Have news you must share? Get in touch with us via email at hello@mustsharenews.com.

Featured image adapted from Newsflare.

Sabrina Seng

Sabrina is always facing some form of existential crisis but other than that, she's pretty chill.

Recent Posts

Police on the hunt for man who bathed naked in KL fountain

When the police arrived at the fountain, they found that the individual had already vacated…

25 Jul 2024, 6:51 pm

Temasek Poly students serve cricket buns to MP during school event

The buns were also baked with cricket flour and filled with plant-based beef.

25 Jul 2024, 5:57 pm

Baby born with 2 faces & 8 limbs in India passes away hours after birth

It was unclear what caused the baby's death; however, the baby couldn't be breastfed or…

25 Jul 2024, 5:55 pm

UK police officer kicks man’s head while he’s down, suspect allegedly assaulted cops prior

Following the incident, one officer has been suspended from all duties.

25 Jul 2024, 5:52 pm

Why are my 2nd floor neighbours so lazy? Use the stairs, not the lift lah

A single flight of stairs won't kill, but if you feel like it will, it's…

25 Jul 2024, 5:45 pm

Woman in New Zealand jailed for overfeeding dog to death, gave pet nearly 10 pieces of chicken daily

The dog, Nuggi, weighed 53.7kg when authorities took him into their care.

25 Jul 2024, 5:41 pm