Crime against fairer sex continued with half-a-dozen incidents of rape, gang-rape and even killing of a 6-year-old girl after sexual exploitation being reported from separate parts of the state in the last 24 hours.
.According to an official communiqué released on Friday, Adityanath directed SP Rae Bareli to impose NSA against all those involved in attack on a Dalit woman and her family in Pure Gadiriyan in Salone area.
It may be mentioned that Waris aka Salman Ismail, Maroof, Ibrar, Zubair aka Gore and five other accused barged into the victim’s house on Thursday and brutally assaulted them.
Meanwhile in the crime against females, the first incident was reported from Muzaffarnagar where a youth hailing from Mubarikpur under Mansoornagar police station forcibly took a 6-year-old girl, raped her and later strangulated her to death.
The girl was missing since Thursday evening and her body was found on Friday morning.
In one another incident also in Muzaffarnagar, a minor was pulled in the fields by four youths in the Morna hamlet of the district and later gang-raped at gun-point. The accused also recorded the crime on their mobile phones and set the victim free after threatening to kill her and her family if she lodged a report in this regard.
The girl is a student of class 11.
Inspector Sanjeev Kumar said they had registered a case and were making efforts to nab the accused.
In another incident in Muzaffarnagar, a woman, whose husband is working in Haridwar, said on July 17, she was alone when four local youths jumped inside her house, gang-raped her, took her sign on a blank paper and escaped.
In Hapur, a 6-year-old girl was playing outside her home in Pilkuha on Thursday evening when a local youth lured her on the pretext of giving her sweets and took her to a secluded place and raped her.
In Bulandshahr, a 48-year-old widow living in Bibinagar area was raped. The incident took place when the victim went to work in the field on Thursday evening. She was found lying unconscious in the field of one Malkhan. She alleged that two local youths pulled her to a secluded place where three more of their accomplices joined them. They raped her one by one till she fainted.
Surprisingly, on the tips provided by the woman, the local villagers nabbed one of the accused, Monu, and handed him over to the local police but he managed to slip from police custody. Two youths named in the case belong to Sehra and Daroli hamlet.
The victim was admitted to community health centre but was referred to the district hospital after her condition deteriorated.
Senior Superintendent of police Santosh Kumar Singh said that the cops responsible for allowing the accused to flee from their custody would be punished.