Woman shot dead, girl raped at gunpoint
In another incident, a girl was allegedly raped at gunpoint by a youth at Umerpur village. The victim had gone to relieve herself when she was dragged by the youth into a sugarcane field, where he raped her, police said. The girl was found unconscious, they said, adding a case has been registered and the victim sent for a medical examination. Meanwhile, a body of a girl was found in Ganga canal at Khatoli. The victim`s throat had been slit, police said.