A station home officer (SHO) was on Tuesday suspended in Bihar’s Vaishali district for negligence after a 20-year-old lady, who was allegedly set ablaze by three males, succumbed to her accidents.
The accused, recognized as Satish Kumar, Vijay Kumar and Chandan Kumar, allegedly set the girl afire in Rasalpur-Habib village below Chandpur police out put up when she resisted their sexual assault on October 30. Vijay and Satish are father and son whereas Chandan is the latter’s cousin.
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The girl, who suffered 75% burns, was rushed to a personal hospital from the place she was referred to Patna Medical School and Hospital. Protests erupted within the space when the girl died late on Monday night.
The household of the deceased complained that SHO Vishnudeo Dubey didn’t take rapid motion on the girl’s grievance. On investigation, Vaishali SP Maneesh learnt that the City police station had recorded the girl’s assertion on the non-public hospital on October 30 earlier than referring the case to the Chandpur police outpost. Nonetheless, SHO Dubey lodged an FIR towards the three named accused solely on November 2.
In her grievance, the girl had alleged that one of many accused, Satish, had frequently been harassing her. “Satish threatened to kill me if I didn’t go together with him,” she had stated.
All of the accused are on the run and the SP instructed HT that raids had been on to nab them.
In the meantime, two extra circumstances of sexual assault and homicide have been reported prior to now 24 hours. Experiences from Motihari’s Amwan village say Pipra police recovered physique elements of a six-year-old after the arrest of the accused. Chakia SDPO Sanjay Kumar stated the minor was lured with crackers and brought to Lakhna river by the accused. When he tried to assault her, the lady raised an alarm. Panicking, the accused strangulated her and lower the physique up.
In Rohtas, an Eight-year-old was killed after rape in Gangauli village below Dalmianagar police station space. Locals caught the accused, recognized as Balram Singh, and beat him up earlier than handing him over to the police.
In Nawada, one Kailash Choudhary had his throat slit for allegedly trying to rape a lady within the Kadirganj police station space. Police stated the accused was caught by the girl’s husband who slit his throat. The couple then surrendered on the police station.