A history-sheeter who allegedly kidnapped and raped a girl on Thursday was stoned to death by agitated residents in Gwalior, about 425 kilometers north of Bhopal.
The deceased was identified as Narendra Singh Kushwah who carried a reward of Rs 3000 on his head along with another miscreant kidnapped the girl at gun point on Wednesday night. They took the girl to a nearby vacant house where they gang raped her. The girl who resides at Ramaji ka Pura locality at the outskirts of Gwalior is a student of class 11.
According to police, the family members who were searching for the girl after she was kidnapped found her in the wee hours on Thursday.
Later on Thursday evening, the accused went to the girl’s residence to threaten her parents with dire consequences if they reported the matter to police. He was oblivious of the fact that the matter had already been reported to the police.
When the family members of the girl raised an alarm the residents of the locality attacked the accused with stones. He was rushed to JA Hospital by police where he succumbed to his injuries.