Lucknow, August 16
A 13-year-old lady was raped and strangled to loss of life in UP’s Lakhimpur Kheri district, police stated on Sunday. Two males have been arrested for the crime that came about on Friday.
The police dismissed stories that the lady was brutalised along with her eyes gouged out and tongue chopped off, saying the autopsy acknowledged the loss of life was resulting from “strangulation after rape”.
No harassment, cops on B’shahr incident
Two individuals have been arrested in reference to the loss of life of Sudiksha Bhati, 20, pursuing a course within the US, the police stated whereas claiming that they had no proof she was harassed by bikers earlier than dying in a mishap. PTI
The incident drew robust condemnation, with the Opposition Congress and SP attacking the Yogi authorities over the legislation and order scenario within the state. The police stated the lady had gone to her fields on Friday afternoon. When she didn’t return dwelling, her household began searching for her and located her physique in a sugarcane subject. Dhaurahra DSP Abhishek Pratap stated two males had been arrested on Friday evening. “On the complaint of the victim’s father, two men had been arrested,” stated the DSP. An FIR has been registered underneath the IPC, POCSO Act and SC/ST Act. — Agencies