Three individuals had been arrested in Mahoba district of Uttar Pradesh on Tuesday for allegedly raping and killing a Dalit lady, whose physique was discovered hanging from a tree right here, police stated. The 18-year-old sufferer, who was in Class 12, left dwelling to purchase greens on Saturday afternoon however didn’t return. Later, her members of the family discovered her physique hanging from a tree in the Belatal space, Circle Officer Rampravesh Rai had stated.
An FIR was registered towards the trio, Rohit, Bhupendra and Tarun, on expenses of rape and beneath the Scheduled Castes and the Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, SHO, Kulpahad police station, Ravindra Tiwari had stated. Additional investigation is underway, he added.
The girl’s aunt advised the police on Sunday that she was being harassed by a person in their locality, who was making cellphone calls to her for the final one month. She alleged that the sufferer’s physique was hanged from the tree after she was killed, the officer had stated earlier.