An 18-year-old girl, who was stabbed by two criminals following an alleged sexual harassment, succumbed to her injuries at Government Medical College and Hospital in Sector 32 on Sunday. Police registered a murder case. While one of the accused – Raj Kumar – has been arrested, another one – Ajay – is on the run.
A cross case was registered in the matter, following which the brother of the victim was also booked, but was later bailed out. The police said on September 15, the victim was stabbed by the accused at her residence, in the presence of her mother and brother at Colony No. 4. The accused were in an inebriated condition. Thereafter, the brother of the victim hit one of the accused with a brick on his head.