Prayagraj: An 11-year-old girl was brutally tortured in Prayagraj of Uttar Pradesh. Reportedly pieces of wood were recovered from her private parts.
According to reports, a woman brought the injured to the hospital. She claimed that she adopted the minor. However, the police detained her after she could not give a satisfactory response to questions about the girl’s injuries.
The accused woman informed Dr Sidharth Pandey that the 11-year-old sustained minor injuries during a sibling fight.
“An X-ray revealed several old and new injuries on her body, including her private parts. Following this, she was examined by a female gynaecologist who found pieces of wood in her private parts. The girl also had a fractured hand. In view of the injuries, we informed the police,” said Dr Pandey.
Later, the minor revealed that she was starved routinely and not given food for more than 14 days a month.
According to police reports, the cops have detained the accused and further investigation into the matter is underway.