A teenage rape sufferer, who was allegedly set afire by the rapist’s household in a village in Jahangirabad space of Bulandshahr district of Uttar Pradesh on Tuesday morning, succumbed to accidents throughout remedy at Delhi’s Safdarjung hospital later within the day, police mentioned.
The household of the deceased has accused the uncle of the rapist and different relations of setting the woman on fireplace after they failed to steer her for a compromise.
In her dying assertion, the woman accused Sanjay, uncle of the rapist, and different relations of setting her on fireplace, police mentioned.
Later, her household additionally lodged a case of homicide within the Jahangirabad police station in opposition to Sanjay, his spouse Kajal and 5 different individuals accusing them of setting the woman on fireplace after failing of their efforts to persuade her for a compromise regardless of mounting stress.
Bulandshahar’s senior superintendent of police S Okay Singh mentioned initially it was mentioned that the woman had set herself on fireplace. He mentioned the household later accused Sanjay and 6 others of setting the woman on fireplace and a case was registered in opposition to the accused on the premise of the criticism. “We’re investigating the fees,” mentioned Singh, who suspended beat sub inspector Vinaykant Gautam and beat constable Vikrant Tomar and despatched SHO Vivek Sharma of Jahangirabad police station to police traces.
The SSP mentioned three accused named within the FIR have been arrested and raids are being performed to arrest the remaining accused.
Singh mentioned a rape case was registered on the woman’s criticism on August 15 and the accused was arrested the identical day. Singh added the accused labored as a caretaker of an orchard within the woman’s village.
Earlier on Monday, a 19-year-old regulation scholar, who was allegedly gang-raped on October 16, died by suicide in Anoopshahar space of the district.