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UP: gangrape victim attempts suicide, critical

PTI  Muzaffarnagar, February 19, 2013
First Published: 12:56 IST(19/2/2013) | Last Updated: 12:58 IST(19/2/2013)

A 21-year-old gangrape victim was critically injured when she allegedly attempted suicide by jumping before a moving train in Shamli district in Muzaffarnagar, police said on Tuesday.


The girl, a Dalit, jumped in front of the moving train on the Delhi-Saharanpur railway line near the Alem railway station on Monday, police said.

She has been shifted to Meerut Medical College in a serious condition, they added.

The girl was allegedly gangraped by two youths - Kallu and Rajkumar - at Bharsi village under the Kandhla police station in Shamli district on February 17.

The accused are absconding after the incident.

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