Minor gang raped by cop in UP, father dies of shock

20 August 2017, 10:37 AM
Minor gang raped by cop in Uttar Pradesh father dies of shock (Representational Image)
Minor gang raped by cop in Uttar Pradesh father dies of shock (Representational Image)

In a tragic incident of crime against women on Friday night, a minor girl was allegedly gang raped by a police constable and the village headman in Reoti area in Ballia, hearing about this horrific incident the grieving father died of shock.

According to victim’s family, the grieving father died of shock after coming to know about the horrific incident.

The police constable, posted at Gopalnagar outpost, was suspended and later on arrested for allegedly molesting the girl.

According to reports, he was booked under sections 354, 306 of IPC and 7/8 of Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act.

The incident occurred on Friday night when the 15-year-old girl had gone to relieve herself. When she raised an alarm, the villagers rushed to her help and the constable fled from the spot.

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First Published: Sunday, August 20, 2017 10:29 AM

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