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Sexually exploited girl delivers stillborn on wedding night

An orphan girl who was allegedly sexually abused by her brother-in-law delivered a stillborn child.

Written by Agencies | Bulandshahr (up) | Published: May 8, 2012 10:23:00 pm

An orphan minor girl who was allegedly sexually abused by her brother-in-law delivered a stillborn child on the first night of her marriage after which a panchayat ordered separation of the couple.

The 15-year-old delivered the baby on May 5 on the night of her marriage to Shahid,a deaf and mute boy,after complaining of stomach cramps.

Following the incident,a meeting of a community panchayat was sought by the family members that decided that the couple should be separated.

SP (Rural) Vijay Gautam said they have received a complaint from the girl who is an orphan.

“The victim has accused her brother-in-law Anwar of sexually exploiting her for years which made her pregnant. The police are investigating the matter and will quiz Anwar,” he said.

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