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Muzaffarnagar: Case against 3 for raping, murdering Dalit woman

A case has been registered against three persons in connection with the alleged rape and murder of a Dalit woman at a paper mill here, police said today.

india Updated: Jun 19, 2016 14:32 IST
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The 38-year-old woman was working as a labourer in the paper mill where she was allegedly raped and murdered two days ago.
The 38-year-old woman was working as a labourer in the paper mill where she was allegedly raped and murdered two days ago.(Shutterstock/representative )


A case has been registered against three persons in connection with the alleged rape and murder of a Dalit woman at a paper mill in Muzaffarnagar in UP, police said on Sunday.

The accused include the mill director, Arif, and a labour contractor, Samir, police said.

Meanwhile, protests broke out near Nagla village as people demanded justice in the case and blocked the Panipat-Khatima highway for several hours with the body of the victim.

The 38-year-old woman was working as a labourer in the paper mill where she was allegedly raped and murdered two days ago.

Police said the mill was owned by a BSP MLA.