Lakhimpur Kheri (UP), September 4
A 3-year-old lady was discovered lifeless in a sugarcane subject in Uttar Pradesh’s Lakhimpur Kheri on Thursday morning, police mentioned.
Having damage marks on the top, the toddler’s physique was recovered from the neighborhood of her village within the Singahi space. She has been lacking since Wednesday, police mentioned.
In his grievance to police, the lady’s father alleged that one Lekhram, a resident of their village, had kidnapped and killed her as a result of an outdated enmity along with his household.
Lakhimpur Kheri Superintendent of Police (SP) Satendra Kumar Singh mentioned a case of homicide has been lodged towards the accused.
The SP added that the physique has been despatched for a autopsy to determine the precise reason for the dying.
Efforts are underneath solution to arrest the accused whereas additional motion will likely be taken after the post-mortem report is acquired, he added.
Lakhimpur Kheri district was within the information just lately when a 17-year-old lady was discovered lifeless outdoors her village. She was allegedly raped and murdered after she left residence to fill a scholarship software.
Her mutilated physique was discovered close to a dry pond, round 200 metres methods from her village falling underneath the Neemgaon police limits.
Prior to this incident, a 13-year-old lady was raped and strangled to dying within the district.
Police mentioned the lady had gone to her fields within the afternoon and when she didn’t return residence, her household began in search of her. She was discovered lifeless in a sugarcane subject.
Both incidents, which passed off final month, drew flak from the opposition, with Congress and SP leaders attacking the Yogi Adityanath-led state authorities over the regulation and order scenario. PTI