Middle aged woman brutally gang-raped, murdered in UP

Last Modified Wednesday, 6 January 2021 (16:56 IST)
Badaun:In a case that brings back the horrific memories of the Nirbhaya gang-case in Delhi, a middle-aged was brutally gang-raped and killed in this district of Uttar Pradesh, police said on Tuesday.
The incident took place in Mewali village on Sunday evening in Ughaiti police station area.A panel of three doctors, including a woman doctor, performed the post-mortem.
According to the post-mortem report released on Tuesday, the perpetrators punctured her lungs, broke her legs and ribs besides inserting an iron rod into her private parts.
The report states that the 50 -year-old woman died due to severe blood loss and profound injuries in her private parts.The report also suggests she was bludgeoned by something heavy.
Badaun SSP Sankalp Sharma rushed to the site and formed a four-team trace the accused.
The police have registered a case against three people in the matter and are on the lookout for the accused Mahant Baba Satyanarayana. His disciple Vedram and driver Jaspal have been arrested.
The SHO of Ughati police station was suspended by the SSP on Wednesday.According to reports, the woman had visited a temple in a nearby village on Sunday evening and had not returned. The accused left the woman's body outside her house on Sunday night at around 12 midnight.(UNI)