October 1st, 2020
Police found dead body of a 11yr old girl with her head smashed with bricks. She went to the fields to answer a call of nature on October 1, the accused found her alone and murdered her, said police. The incident took place in Gopiganj area in eastern Uttar Pradesh (around 260 km from Lucknow). The girl belongs to Dalit Community. The Police suspect that the girl was raped before being murdered. The same can be confirmed once the autopsy report of sexual assault comes.
October 2nd, 2020:
Today, the Bhadohi Police had arrested three people identified as Kundan, Collector and Prince on charges of smashing the head of a Dalit girl with bricks and killing her. Two of them belongs to the Dalit community and one of the three accused is a minor boy.
Reason as stated by Police:
The police reasoned that the old enmity between the families of the victim and the accused is the motive behind the murder. According to the police, previous animosity between the family of the girl and the accused was behind the murder. On September 28, the accused had threatened to destroy them and abused the victim’s family, said the police.