Mother of accused claims family framed over old dispute, asks police to expunge names
The matter is sub-judice, Singh said, adding that investigation will be started on the directions of the court after the girl records her statement.
A police team had recovered some charred bones inside Jameel’s house and had sent it to for forensic examination.
The girl, along with her mother , was brought back to the police station and her statement was recorded.
Three SIMI terrorists, allegedly involved in blast in Mohalla Jatan of Bijnor, had managed to escape after the incident.
The mother of the girl has alleged rape and murder.
The naked body of the girl was found under a tree in Isarhana village of Kotwali Deva area on March 30, 2013, prosecution said.
The police have not registered any FIR in the case so far.
The police are learnt to have reportedly detained three suspects and questioned them extensively.
The incident occurred in a village under Baragaon police station area of Varanasi district on Friday.
Bediram was arrested by the UP police.
The home secretary further said they had sought help from the Centre for the purpose.
As many as seven cases of gang rape registered from lank village during last year’s riots.
The police said the two belonged to the same community, but their families were against their marriage.
Three weeks after two girls were found hanging in Badaun, apparently after being raped, the probe hasn’t yet established what happened in the hours since they had stepped outdoors.