A gruesome gang-rape and then setting victim on fire led to death of an 11-yr-old student in Assam’s Nagaon district.
Student of standard V, the girl died on Friday night while under-treatment in a Guwahati hospital.
Police sources said that three men gang-raped the girl in Lalung Gaon village.
Police said that while two of the accused have been arrested, third one is absconding. The two arrested are juveniles.
Police sources said that they received much clue into the crime from the dying declaration of the girl.
As per police sources, the accused barged into the victim’s house when her parents were away and gang-raped her.
To make sure she died, they later poured kerosene on her and set her on fire.
Even as the criminal incident has shaken cast spell of fear in the area, politics too has begun in the episode.>