Two minors were raped in Uttar Pradesh’s Bulandshahr and Azamgarh, mere hours after the death of the Hathras gangrape victim on Tuesday.
While a 14-year-old girl was raped in Bulandshahr, the victim in the Azamgarh case is only 8.
The two cases come as a 22-year-old Dalit woman was brutally gangraped and killed in the Balrampur district.
An eight-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a 20-year-old man in a village in Jiyanpur area of the Azamgarh district.
The accused took the girl with himself from her home telling her mother that she would have her bath in his house, the police said, quoting from the complaint lodged by the girl’s mother.
The accused had also taken from the girl’s mother her clothes, the police said.
But when the child returned from the neighbour’s house, she was writhing in pain and bleeding.
The girl was rushed to a hospital where her condition was stated to be serious.
The accused in the case has been arrested.
A minor girl was allegedly raped by her 20-year-old neighbour in Uttar Pradesh’s Bulandshahr on Tuesday night.
The victim is undergoing medical treatment. A report has been lodged against the accused and efforts are on to nab him. The accused will be taken into custody soon, police said.