A priest and three other men have been charged with the gang rape and murder of a nine-year-old dalit.
The girl was allegedly assaulted earlier this month. After she went into a crematorium to ask for water. The girl’s mother earlier told police. The men called her to the crematorium and said her daughter had been electrocuted. Her daughter’s body was then cremated before some locals intervened and pulled the charred remains from the pyre.
India is considered one of the most dangerous places in the world to be a woman according to home ministry data. A woman is raped every 15 minutes in the country.