The Hush Post: Sixteen-year-old girl was allegedly thrashed by some youths for not giving them the mobile number of a friend. She died in Dausa district of Rajasthan, police said Friday. Her family members have registered a case against the four accused. As per the FIR, the girl was coming back from school on Thursday when the youngsters approached her. “They allegedly asked the girl to share the number of her friend. The family has alleged that when she refused, the accused beat her up, following which she died,” Circle Officer Jeev Prakash Joshi said. He said the case has been registered under IPC Sections 302 (murder) and 143 (unlawful assembly).
“So far, none of the accused have been arrested,” said Joshi. The police are currently awaiting the post-mortem report.
S-I Bhagwan Singh said preliminary probe suggested that one of the youths, named by the girl’s family, is a student of the same school as the girl.
“No external injuries have been found on the victim’s body. More details will emerge after the viscera report comes,” SP Chuna Ram Jat said.