Shahjahanpur: In a starling incident in Uttar Pradesh, a 15- year old girl was stabbed by her father and pushed in to a canal over not yielding to marriage and instead wishing to continue her studies. The teenager alleged father and brother to have tried to kill her over expressing wish to be continuing study and resisted marriage.
In her words, “My father took me to a desolate place near the canal. My brother joined him. While my brother restrained me with a cloth on the neck, my father repeatedly slashed at me from behind with a knife. I begged him to stop but he did not. He wanted me to stop my studies and get married instead,”
But the girl escaped and resorted at her sister’s house. Her brother -in-law also clarified the incident. Meanwhile, Investigation is going on and senior police officer said the girl’s allegations towards her father and brother is to be probed. Further steps over the incident will be taken after the investigation completed.