Sadhvi gang-raped at Sriji temple in UP
MATHURA: A 45-year-old sadhvi was allegedly gang-raped inside a temple complex at Barsana in Uttar Pradesh recently, police said. The incident took place on the night of September 11 at the Sriji temple in Barsana, near Mathura. According to the FIR, the woman was sleeping in the balcony of the temple when a watchman and another staffer forcibly took her to a secluded place and took turns raping her. “Two police teams have been formed to nab the accused,” SP Rural, Aditya Kumar Shukla, said.
The FIR was lodged on September 14 after word of the incident gradually started to spread.