Etah, July 18: In a shocking incident from the Etah district of Uttar Pradesh, a pregnant woman was shot dead in Sumaur village over a dispute for water. According to an ANI update, Police has been quoted as saying, "Her body has been sent for postmortem. The accused, Santosh, has been arrested." Etah Rape & Murder Case: 9-Year-Old Minor Raped & Killed While Attending a Wedding!
According to reports, the altercation happened between the victim and the accused Santosh, while they were in a line to fill water from the nearby hand pump. The fight allegedly started between their children first, and their respective parents had gone to intervene in the matter.
Check the ANI tweet here:
Etah: A pregnant woman was shot dead in Sumaur village over dispute for water, yesterday. Police say, "Her body has been sent for postmortem. The accused, Santosh, has been arrested." (17.07.2019) pic.twitter.com/havqrT9QO4
— ANI UP (@ANINewsUP) July 17, 2019
In a fit of rage, Santosh shot the pregnant woman and fled from the spot. However, Uttar Pradesh Police soon nabbed the culprit and took him to custody.
In April, a nine-year-old girl was allegedly raped and murdered in Etah district on late. The victim had come to attend a wedding when she was lured by the accused man, who took her to a secluded area, raped and killed her. The minor's body was found near the area in a semi-naked condition.