Baghpat (Uttar Pradesh): Four persons allegedly tried to rape a 20-year-old girl and cut off a portion of her ear when she resisted the attempt in Asara village in Baghpat district of Uttar Pradesh.
The police said they were looking into the gruesome incident and are trying to arrest the culprits.
The four men had dragged the girl when she came out of her house and shut her mother inside a room when she rushed to her rescue. They later cut off a part of her ear, her family members said.
As villagers rushed to the spot, the culprits fled, leaving the bleeding girl and her mother behind. When they approached the police to lodge a complaint about the incident which occurred on 30 December, authorities did not lodge any report, they alleged.
Asara village was in the news after its panchayat barred women from using mobile phones and wearing jeans in 2012 and
Updated Date: Jan 06, 2017 22:34 PM