The Blinkit delivery agent, who allegedly raped a 19-year-old girl, has been arrested after a gunfight in Noida, Uttar Pradesh, confirmed police on October 30. Notably, the accused identified as Sumit Sharma, forced himself inside a flat and raped the victim, who ordered food from the online grocery store. After committing the crime, Sumit fled the spot and was hiding in Khairpur, at his brother's place.
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The Ujjain girl, who was raped and walked miles naked while bleeding, shockingly got compensation from the Shivraj Singh Chauhan-led Madhya Pradesh government. According to media, this Ujjain girl, belonging from Scheduled Caste (SC) has received ₹1500 from BJP leader, ₹600 pension from the BJP government, which is a total of ₹2100. Furthermore, the incident has left the SC family in distress, as village people distanced themselves from… read-more
Rahul Sharma, the priest in Madhya Pradesh's Ujjain, who came to the rescue of a 12-year-old rape survivor, has described the horrifying state she was in when he found her. Rahul Sharma who works with an ashram in Badnagar road said, "I gave her my clothes. She was bleeding. She could not speak. Her eyes were swollen. I called 100. Police reached the ashram in about 20 minutes."
A disturbing video of a 12-year-old minor girl walking on streets semi-naked, seeking help is going viral. The video is from Ujjain, Madhya Pradesh, where a minor was allegedly raped and was walking home, seeking help from citizens, who refused to help. According to sources, the victim walked in such a condition for over 2.5 hours covering 8kms, when Dandi Ashram's priest helped her. A case is registered for investigation.
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In a shocking incident, a 68-year-old allegedly raped a minor, student of class 5 in West Bengal's Darjeeling. According to sources, the accused raped the victim for one month repeatedly and threatened her to death, if she speaks about it to anybody. He even used to give her Rs 10 for every time he raped the girl. A case has been registered under POCSO Act and an investigation is underway.
In Uttar Pradesh's Kunwarpur region, a Dalit girl, who was allegedly gangraped and set ablaze by two men on September 7, succumbed to her injuries. The victim was admitted to a hospital in Pilibhit and died on September 19. Furthermore, the deceased girl's body will be handed over to her family after conducting an autopsy. Notably, in the past few months, cases against women are rising in UP, raising concerns.
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Kerala High Court granted medical termination of a juvenile rape victim's 28-week pregnancy. The "anguish caused by continuation of the pregnancy can be presumed to cause a grave injury to the mental health of the 14-year-old girl," said a medical board. HC also stated if the fetus survived the surgery, the hospital must provide the infant with the finest medical care possible so that it grows into a healthy kid.
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In a landmark judgement, Kerala HC has granted permission for the medical termination of 24 weeks pregnancy of a 15-year-old rape victim. The court stated that if the baby is born alive, "the hospital shall ensure best medical treatment". The court also stated that if the victim is not willing to assume responsibility for the baby, the government shall provide the baby with medical and other facilities.
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In Uttar Pradesh's Bhadohi region, a 12-year-old minor was allegedly raped, confirmed police on March 27. As per PTI, victim's cousin identified as Pradeep, allegedly visited her when she was alone on night of March 25, took her to a secluded area, and raped her. When she returned home, and was admitted to hospital. Victim's parents approached police, which registered a case under IPC and POCSO Act. An investigation underway.
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A neighbour allegedly raped a 13-year-old, when she used to be home alone, for months in Mumbai. The incident came to light, when the victim complained of stomach ache and was found to be five-months pregnant. Victim's parents registered a FIR and police arrested the accused from Mira Road. He has been charged under 376 IPC section and POCSO Act, and will be produced in the court on March 25.