There’s huge anger in north Maharashtra’s Jalgaon over the homicide and alleged rape of 4 minor siblings – two women aged 13 and 6 years, and two boys aged 1 and eight years previous. The youngsters from the tribal group have been allegedly hacked to dying with an axe by unidentified accused on October 15, the police mentioned.
4 days for the reason that incident, the police are but to make any arrests. Nevertheless, they’ve added rape prices to the homicide case, primarily based on circumstantial, however scientific proof, sources mentioned.
“We’re verifying the proof. Our investigation is progressing nicely. We should always be capable to make arrests quickly,” Inspector Normal of Police Pratap Dighavkar informed reporters when requested why there have been no arrests up to now.
Residence Minister Anil Deshmukh, who visited Jalgaon on Saturday, had informed reporters that the “probe is transferring in a optimistic course and arrests will likely be made quickly.”
The youngsters have been reportedly murdered on the evening of October 15, and have been discovered mendacity in a pool of blood inside a home constructed on a farm in a village in Raver taluka, some 66 km from the district headquarters of Jalgaon.
The Raver Police rushed to the spot after the home proprietor reached the subsequent morning and located the our bodies mendacity in a pool of blood.
In accordance with the police, the incident occurred when the kids’s dad and mom and eldest son had gone to attend rituals after the dying of a relative after leaving the 4 siblings within the care of an acquaintance.
“All 4 have been very younger and that is why he had requested my buddies to take care of them whereas we have been away. However, they solely did this heinous act,” the victims’ brother mentioned.