Protests rocked a village in Uttar Pradesh’s Fatehpur district late Wednesday evening and Thursday morning after a 20-year-old lady who had been lacking for a number of hours, was discovered lifeless in a subject.
Superintendent of police, Fatehpur, Prashant Varma mentioned the police registered a case of homicide and arrested one man and a probe is on.
The girl’s household and villagers in Kasgava village, 80 km from Kanpur, didn’t permit the police to ship the physique for a put up mortem examination for greater than 10 hours and alleged that she was gang raped earlier than being murdered.
Folks confronted the police on the district mortuary late within the morning on Thursday as they feared the police might cremate the physique and never permit it to be taken again to the village.
The 2-hour impasse ended after the police agreed to the cremation within the village. An enormous police pressure has been deployed within the village.
Motion of outsiders in the direction of the village was allegedly restricted.
The girl had gone to the household’s subject at evening, however didn’t return, prompting a search by her members of the family and different villagers who discovered her physique in a subject round 10 pm.
Her dupatta was tied round her neck and there have been no garments on the decrease a part of the physique.
Police discovered a cellular phone on her physique. Screening the calls, the police officers mentioned she had spoken to a person 13 occasions the evening earlier than. The person, recognized as Ashok Raidass, was arrested from his home and booked for homicide.
The household refused to just accept the police idea and mentioned the lady was raped and alleged that multiple particular person was concerned within the crime.
Officers mentioned the put up mortem was later performed by a panel of medical doctors and so they had been ready for the post-mortem report.