Lucknow, Aug 23: In yet another incident of sexual assault against children, a Minor girl was allegedly gang-raped inside a primary government school premises in Budaun district of Uttar Pradesh.
Following the crime, the victim was reportedly found dead.
Ashok Kumar, SSP Budaun Ashok Kumar on Thursday told media, “rape complaint was filed on 21 Aug. Medical examination was done.The investigation was underway. Today, we got info that the girl is dead”.
Budaun: Minor girl who was allegedly gang raped inside a primary govt school, has died. Ashok Kumar,SSP Budaun, says,“rape complaint was filed on 21 Aug. Medical examination was done.Investigation was underway. Today,we got info that the girl is dead. Postmortem reports awaited.” pic.twitter.com/zb3sGB5gSR
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Postmortem reports of deceased awaited.
In the recent past, a crime against women and children has witnessed a surge across the country.
Recently, a woman was set ablaze for resisting rape attempt by three men in Nalanda district of Bihar.
In another spine-chilling instance, a woman was brutally beaten by a mob in Bhojpur yesterday. Not only this, later she was stripped off and paraded naked over her involvement in the killing of a youth.
Earlier on August 16, eleven men gang-raped two minor girls in Lohardaga district of Jharkhand.
Prior to this, an 11-year-old girl was raped in Madarsa in Uttar Pradesh’s Mau on August 4.