Meerut: A court has ruled in favor of a 12-year-old girl who was gang-raped and murdered two years ago in the Hapur district of Uttar Pradesh.
The incident took place on September 9, 2018, the day the girl’s parents went out for some work and left the girl and the girl’s brother(10) at home. At that moment two men came and brutally beat the boy and raped the girl and killed her, and hide her body in a nearby godown, thinking they(brother and sister) were dead and they left the house.
When the father came home, he saw his son appeared in a pool of blood . Immidetly he took his son to the hospital the boy recovered and told his parents what had happened. Police have registered a case under various sections and are investigating after the girl’s body was found and seized in the godown.
On October 28, the two accused were arrested and a charge sheet was filed in the court. Based on the physical and forensic reports, 18 witnesses appeared in court. After examining the arguments and the evidence, the judge sentenced the two accused to death.
SP Survey Mishra said the court had acquitted another man, Amar Jeet, in the case as it did not have proper evidence to convict him.