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Madhya Pradesh shocker: Minor girl gang-raped in Maihar, bite marks found on her body; 2 Held

According to the police, the girl went missing on Thursday evening itself, when she did not reach home till late night, her family informed the police and started searching for her.

By Ruchi Upadhyay 
Updated Date

Bhopal: In yet another tragic incident of brutal gang rape of an 11-year-old girl has came to fore on Friday morning near a famous temple in Madhya Pradesh. According to the police, the girl was found in a bloody condition and there were bite marks all over her body.

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The condition of the girl child is said to be serious. An official said that two people have been arrested and one of the accused works at a cowshed run by the temple management committee. Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has instructed the police to take strict action against the accused. Also asked to ensure that the victim gets better treatment.

According to the police, the girl went missing on Thursday evening itself, when she did not reach home till late night, her family informed the police and started searching for her. She was found on Friday morning in the forest about one kilometer from her home in Arkandi Basti under Maihar police station in Satna district.

This forest is close to the temple of Goddess Sharda in Maihar city, where devotees come from all over the country.

The relatives informed the police and took the girl to Maihar Civil Hospital. The news of the incident spread in the village, due to which the angry mob reached the hospital. Police and district officials also reached there and prevented the situation from escalating.

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Maihar’s SDOP Lokesh Dabar said, ‘We got information about the girl being found this morning. Our investigation has confirmed that she was raped. Two suspects have been arrested and both are in police custody. Medical examination is being done. The victim has been referred to Rewa Medical College.

Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan said that he is distressed by the incident. On the other hand, State Congress President Kamal Nath targeted the government and said that it has failed to provide security to women in the state.

Chouhan tweeted, “I have received information about the rape of a daughter in Maihar, my heart is filled with pain, I am distressed. I have instructed the police that no criminal should be spared. The police have arrested the criminals.” Instructions have been given to the administration to arrange for proper treatment of the daughter. No criminal will be spared, strictest action will be taken.”

Attacking the government, Congress leader Kamal Nath tweeted, “The incident of rape of a small girl in Maihar is highly condemnable. The matter of inhumane treatment of the girl like the Nirbhaya incident is also coming to the fore. Along with the incidents of atrocities have proved that the Shivraj government has completely failed to provide security to sisters and daughters.

Along with this, he demanded that the Chief Minister should ensure that the girl gets the best possible treatment and she should be given financial assistance of Rs 1 crore immediately.

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