Press Esc to close
Thursday 08 December 2016
News updated at 2:45 AM IST
Weather
Max: 28°C
Min : 19°C
In Bengaluru
Partially cloudy

Teen stabs cleric to death in UP

Lucknow, Augst 28, 2013, DHNS:

Victim allegedly sodomised boy

Angry over allegedly being sodomised, a teen stabbed a cleric to death at Bhatgarhi village in Uttar Pradesh’s Bulandshahar district.

According to police sources here, the blood-stained body of Ikram-ul-Haq, who was imam at the local mosque, was recovered inside the mosque in the wee hours of Tuesday.
The teenager, who also lived in the same mosque with the imam, alleged that he had committed suicide.

Police, however, took him into custody on the basis of suspicion.

His interrogation revealed a different story.

The boy alleged that Haq had been sodomising him for the past several months.

He also said that Haq used to beat him when he protested. Haq had sodomised the teenager on Monday night also.

“On that night I decided to kill him. I stabbed him with a knife when he was asleep,” he reportedly told police. Haq died on the spot.

Police said the stab wounds were very deep and they reflected that the boy had hit the imam with full force.

A case of murder was registered against the teenager after the family members of the imam lodged a report with the police.

Another case was also registered on his complaint, police added. Police said the matter was being investigated.

The teen’s medical examination has confirmed that he had been sodomised, they said.

 

Go to Top

Photo Gallery
Flowers in full bloom at Parliament house during the winter session, in New Delhi on Wednesday...

Flowers in full bloom at Parliament house during the winter session, in New Delhi on Wednesday...

Devotees carry idols during the International Gita Mahotsav-2016 in Kurukshetra on Wednesday...

Devotees carry idols during the International Gita Mahotsav-2016 in Kurukshetra on Wednesday...

Shah Rukh Khan taking selfie along with Rahul Dholakia, Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Ritesh Sidhwani...

Shah Rukh Khan taking selfie along with Rahul Dholakia, Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Ritesh Sidhwani...

Mumbai Indians captain Rohit Sharma taking selfie with team owner Neeta Ambani...

Mumbai Indians captain Rohit Sharma taking selfie with team owner Neeta Ambani...

Tollywood actress Rituparna Sengupta crowning the winner of Sarad Sundari-2016...

Tollywood actress Rituparna Sengupta crowning the winner of Sarad Sundari-2016...

An RAF jawan guards at a water cannon vehicle in Talwandi Sabo near Bathinda on Wednesday....

An RAF jawan guards at a water cannon vehicle in Talwandi Sabo near Bathinda on Wednesday....

Supporters of former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa get their heads shaves....

Supporters of former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa get their heads shaves....

A policewoman places flowers at the burial place of former Tamil Nadu CM Jayalalithaa...

A policewoman places flowers at the burial place of former Tamil Nadu CM Jayalalithaa...

Birds atop a roof as suns ets during a foggy day in Srinagar on Wednesday...

Birds atop a roof as suns ets during a foggy day in Srinagar on Wednesday...

A fisherman casts his net to catch fish during a foggy day at Dal Lake in Srinagar on Wednesday...

A fisherman casts his net to catch fish during a foggy day at Dal Lake in Srinagar on Wednesday...

Like us on Facebook

Copyright 2014, The Printers (Mysore) Private Ltd., 75, M.G Road, Post Box 5331, Bengaluru - 560001
Tel: +91 (80) 25880000 Fax No. +91 (80) 25880523