Wednesday, 21 September 2016

Class VII girl tries to commit suicide after being gang raped at Jairamkhali village in West Bengal

A class VII girl had gone to mela with 3 youths known to her and her family at Jairamkhali village under South 24-Parganas district in West Bengal.

The youths lured her away to an isolated playground and repeatedly gang raped her.

In a state of trauma the girl returned home and narrated the incident to her parents. Fearing bad image in village, they reported it to the village panchayat. The panchayat called the 3 youths for a closed door meeting but they soon fled the village with the families locking away their houses.

That night itself the girl tried to commit suicide by drinking poison. At the right time she was admitted to the hospital and her life was saved. An FIR has been filed now.