An 18-year-old girl was burnt to death by unindentified goons in Uttar Pradesh's Unnao district, reports have said. According to ANI, the girl was on her way to a nearby market on her bicycle in Bara Sagwar area. The bicycle was recovered from the spot where the incident took place.
Girl burnt to death by unidentified miscreants on a road in Unnao's Bara Sagwar. She was going to a nearby market on her bicycle which was recovered from the spot. Body sent for postmortem pic.twitter.com/l5x5KMryc2
— ANI UP (@ANINewsUP) February 22, 2018
The victim's body has been sent for postmortem. CNN-News18 further reported that the police had not ruled out the possibility of rape. According to NDTV, the victim's body was recovered by the side of a field outside her village with 100 percent burn injuries. A case of murder has been registered, a senior official told NDTV.
#BREAKING -- 18-year-old burnt to death by unidentified goons in Uttar Pradesh's Unnao. Victim's body sent for post-mortem, rape angle in the case not ruled out | @pranshumisraa with more details pic.twitter.com/kjvZPSRJNk
— News18 (@CNNnews18) February 23, 2018
More details are awaited.
With inputs from PTI
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Updated Date: Feb 23, 2018 08:49:31 IST