Bulandshahr gangrape case: UP govt files status report in high court

The Uttar Pradesh government on Thursday filed a status report on the investigation into the Bulandshahr gangrape case before the Allahabad High Court

PTI August 12, 2016 07:55:42 IST
Bulandshahr gangrape case: UP govt files status report in high court

Allahabad: The Uttar Pradesh government on Thursday filed a status report on the investigation into the Bulandshahr gangrape case before the Allahabad High Court.

A division bench comprising Chief Justice D B Bhosale and Justice Yashwant Varma decided to resume the hearing in the matter on Friday, after perusing the status report.

The court has taken suo motu cognisance of the gang rape of a minor girl and her mother on a highway passing through Bulandshahr in western UP on 29 July.

Based in Noida, the girl and her mother were on their way to Shahjahanpur along with four other members of their family when their car was stopped by criminals who sexually assaulted them.

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