In a shocking incident, an adolescent girl was allegedly murdered, and the body thrown off the bridge by her grandfather and uncles over her lifestyle in Uttar Pradesh's Deoria district. The body was found hanging from the railing of a bridge. It was reported that that on Monday evening, his uncle started beating her sister over washing of his clothes and she was seriously injured. He and other uncles took her to the district hospital but she died on the way.
The girl has been identified as Neha Paswan (17), daughter of Amarnath Paswan of Sevrahi Kharg in the Mahuadih police station. The younger brother of the girl, Vivek, told media that on Monday evening his uncle Arvind started beating his sister over washing of his clothes and she was seriously injured. He and other uncles took her to the district hospital. But she died on the way and they threw her body from Patnawa Bridge but it remained hanging with a hook of its railing, Vivek said.
Superintendent of Police, Sripati Mishra, said that the body has been sent for post mortem and an FIR has been filed.