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10-year-old girl gang-raped, murdered in Kheri village

nation Updated: May 24, 2016 07:30 IST

LAKHIMPUR KHERI: A 10-year-old girl was allegedly gang-raped and murdered in a village close to Lakhimpur in UP on Sunday night. The suspects, who belong to the same village, dumped the body of the class 3 student in an abandoned 40-foot dry well in a mango orchard. The prime suspect, identified as Mohan, was taken into custody on Monday. The victim’s family members claimed Mohan was jailed in a rape case earlier and granted bail a week ago.

First Published: May 24, 2016 07:30 IST