JAMMU: Massive protest demonstration was held on Wednesday by the family members and relatives of a minor girl who was allegedly ‘murdered by her father.’
The incident took place on April 19 when the minor named Sanjana Bhagat was killed allegedly in front of her mother.
Her mother pointed out the ill behavior of the father towards the child for she was the girl child. She also said that the father repeatedly accused her and the daughter emotionally and physically.
The family members and relatives of a 6-year-old girl Sanjana Bhagat assembled near Exhibition Ground under the banner of Council for Civil Liberties here and held protest demanding arrest of the girl’s father, who allegedly killed his daughter on April 19 this year.
While talking to reporters, mother of the deceased girl’s told that on April 19 this year, her husband Subash Kumar, a resident of Kangrail killed her daughter.
“I need justice. My husband should be arrested and action should be taken against him for killing my minor daughter without any reason”, she demanded.
A Protester said, Suresh Kumar in a fit of anger strangulated his six-year-old daughter namely Sanjana Bhagat at his residence, while assaulted his wife badly.
Another protestor said that despite lapse of around four weeks, police fails to take action against the accused father, who allegedly killed her 6-year-old daughter.
“A murder case should be registered against Subash Kumar and Special Investigation Team (SIT) should be framed to investigate the case”, he demanded.
A senior police official said, “We are waiting for the medical report to ascertain the exact cause of the death”, he said and asserted that strict action will be taken against Subash Kumar if he will be found guilty.