Cousin rapes 5-month-old niece during wedding; baby dies after lying in critical condition for 4 hours

Radhika Dhawad | Feb 19, 2020 11:10

Uttar Pradesh: A youngster named Pappu allegedly raped his five-month-old niece at Mandia in Uttar Pradesh on Sunday. The horrific incident took place at a marriage hall during an ongoing wedding. The baby girl was immediately rushed to Vivekananda Hospital in Lucknow where she died during the treatment. The victim’s mother had come from Hardoi district to attend the wedding.

Pappu took the baby to play during the wedding and did not return for some time. Soon, guests at the wedding started frantically searching for Pappu as he was nowhere to be found. After four hours of search, they spotted the baby girl lying near the wedding hall in a critical condition. Police are trying to arrest Pappu who is now absconding.

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