In the most heartbreaking case, an Indian woman is still undergoing treatment after she was gang-raped by two men who ambushed her in a bus, in front of her 3-year-old daughter. Daily Mail reports that the men also killed the woman’s two-week-old son who died after they violently threw him on the ground before pouncing on the young mother. The woman was said to have been visiting her sister, but after their bus got to Chishgarh in norther India’s Uttar Pradesh State, the assailants attacked her.
Confirming the incident, the state’s police said that the 3-year-old child hid in a corner of the bus as the men attacked, and that the child has also narrated what she saw. The child escaped during the attack by slipping quietly out of the bus, later she was found sitting beside her unconscious mother.
“Her child had been sick for some time and she went to visit her sister to meet a tantrik (a Buddhist healer),” the police spokesperson, Yamuna Prasad said. “She was returning when she met the two accused at the bus station. She was allegedly raped inside the bus at the bus station. Later, she found her child dead.”
No arrest has been made so far.