Mainpuri police exhume minor girl’s body after allegations of rape
Two days after her burial, Mainpuri police on Thursday exhumed the body of a 12-year-old girl from the grave in UP’s Ochan area for conducting a post-mortem. The parents of the girl had alleged that she was raped a day before her death.
The orders to exhume the body were passed by the district administration after the deceased’s father alleged that his daughter was allegedly raped by her close relative. He alleged that they had not lodged a complaint then, as the accused family had threatened them not to take her to the hospital.
Mainpuri additional superintendent of police (ASP) OP Singh said that the body has been dug out from the graveyard and the autopsy report had confirmed that she had been raped and her uterus had got infected. He said the cause of her death was “haemorrhage shock due to antemortem injuries.