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Body of Dalit teen found in UP field; villagers clash with police

Mar 01, 2021 15:27 IST | By Editorji News Desk

The body of a 16-year-old Dalit girl was found in a field in the Akrabad area in UP’s Aligarh. The girl had gone to the fields on Sunday afternoon to collect fodder for cattle but did not return. Later, her body was found in a field. As the news spread, irate villagers clashed with police and indulged in stone pelting. One inspector was injured in the attack. Police personnel have been deployed in large numbers to maintain law and order. Senior Superintendent of Police Muniraj G said a special police team has been constituted to investigate the case. Allegations that the victim was sexually assaulted are being probed, he added.

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