Now a 100-yr-old woman raped and she died; heres more
In a shocking crime that may one of its own kind and also reflective of how deprived the youth of today may be feeling that they are stooping to this level of crime.
A 100-year-old woman died on Monday after being raped by a drunk youth in an Uttar Pradesh village, police said.
The shocking incident was reported from Jaani village in Meerut district where the victim lived with her brother.
The rapist who has been identified as Ankit Punia was reportedly in an inebriated state when he attacked the woman.
He was trying to escape when her cries were heard by her brother and neighbours who overpowered Punia and handed him over to police, news agency reported.
Police officials said since the woman had died, relevant sections of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) would be added in the case against the youth.
Punia claimed he was innocent and had not committed any crime.>