Tired of the lax attitude of the police, finally a rape victim (25) of Katra police station area committed suicide on Tuesday afternoon. She had pleaded from Katra police station to IG. Hanged with a scarf’s noose in the thread of the house. Police reached the spot and tried to take the body, but the family was agitated. The family and villagers did not allow the dead body to be raised to demand the arrest of the accused and action on the police station. In the same way, there are many more.
They are also demanding the calling of the preferred police officer, but after more than six hours of the incident, no senior officer arrived. The mob of villagers frozen at the door of the deceased is angry about the attitude of the police. The father of the deceased has accused the Katra police of being negligent in the investigation. It is said that only the Katra police is responsible for his daughter’s death. In the same way, there are many more.
The youth of the neighborhood had accused them of marrying the sexual abuse
family said that the woman had a love affair with a young man from the village. He continued to sexually abuse her on the pretext of marriage. When the woman became pregnant and started pressing for marriage, the youngster cheated and miscarried. Meanwhile, the young man got a job in the railway. The woman then lodged an FIR against nine including the main accused at Katra police station on 6 February 2020. The police never took this case seriously nor took any concrete action.
Arrest of one of the nine accused:
family said the victim moved from station to judge the IG office, but there was nowhere hearing. On 26th June too, application was given to IG and SSP. On the next day, the accused surrounded him on the way and threatened to take up the case showing weapons. The complaint was also made several times by the police. Despite this, the Katra police could not arrest even one of the nine accused within four months. All the accused are currently missing from the house. In the same way, there are many more.