12 years old girl gang raped by three and set on fire.
A 12 years old class V girl died after being raped and charred down in Nagaon district of Assam on Saturday.
The police superintendent of Nagaon Shankar Raimedhi said that the girl has been raped by two of her schoolmates and a grown man zahir Hussain of the nearby residence on Friday. They barged into the girl's house when she was alone and they set her on fire by drenching her with kerosene and fled from the place.
Among the three accused two of them were apprehended and one still on run said Sankar Raimedhi. Police have nabbed two of her schoolmates and the search operation is on the way to the third one.
The girl had been admitted to the nearby hospital at Nagaon with 90% burn injuries. Later she died when she was urged to Guwahati Medical College and Hospital on Saturday for higher treatment.
However, the police department managed to obtain the dying declaration from the girl. The SP said that the girl managed to give a dying declaration even though she was in severe pain.
Recently outbreaks of violence against women and kids seem increased in the Northeast. last Month a fake baba had been arrested by Guwahati police for raping a woman inside Kamakhya Yoga Ashram.
In another incident, last week a woman has been gang-raped by eight men in Nagaon by tying her husband to a tree. Police have arrested all those eight and tossed behind bars.
On the same day, another minor girl belongs to a tribal community has been rapped by two near Hailakandi district when she returned back to home after school.