In Himachal a 16-year-old girl was found dead, which was gang-raped with broken limbs and brutally murdered in Kotkhai Tehsil, Shimla district, on July 8. People in Kotkhai and Shimla took to streets to protest the heinous crime and demanded justice for the victim.
According to the information in local Hindi dailies, the girl was not only brutally murdered after gangrape but the rapists also broke her hand and a leg. But the police have not yet verified such reports.
The victim studies in Class 10 was returning back from school when she was allegedly kidnapped by the perpetrators.
When she didn’t returned home her parents filed an FIR at the police station. The police started investigation and her body was found in the woods. When the autopsy report came it was revealed that the girl had been brutally gang-raped.
The investigation is still on and till now the police have only recorded the statements of the victim’s classmates, school staff, and locals.
It has been considered that the perpetrators were aware of the girl’s routine and knew that she doesn’t carry a mobile phone.
The dead body of the girl was found naked in the woods and the police is still clueless about the culprits. Members of the Press Club of Shimla also organised a candle march and demanded justice for the victim.