Lakhimpur Kheri

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Three-year-old raped in UP's Lakhimpur; third incident in 20 days

04 Sep 2020

Three-year-old raped in UP's Lakhimpur; third incident in 20 days

A three-year-old girl, who was missing since Wednesday, was raped and murdered, Uttar Pradesh Police said today, reports NDTV.

Lakhimpur rape: Accused arrested, admits to assaulting victim after argument

27 Aug 2020

Lakhimpur rape: Accused arrested, admits to assaulting victim after argument

In a new development, Uttar Pradesh Police arrested the main accused in the Lakhimpur Kheri rape and murder case, a day after the mutilated body of the victim was found.

UP: 13-year-old brutally raped, murdered after defecating in farmland

16 Aug 2020

UP: 13-year-old brutally raped, murdered after defecating in farmland

A 13-year-old girl was raped and murdered in Uttar Pradesh's Lakhimpur Kheri district on Friday. Reportedly, the girl had gone missing after she went to relieve herself in a farmland in Pakaria village of Isanagar area.

Amid anger against CAA, Adityanath sends refugees' list to Centre

13 Jan 2020

Amid anger against CAA, Adityanath sends refugees' list to Centre

While some states are protesting against the contentious Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) with all their might, Uttar Pradesh has started implementing it.

UP: Groom's 'nagin' dance prompts bride to call off wedding

11 Nov 2019

UP: Groom's 'nagin' dance prompts bride to call off wedding

Nagin dance is nothing short of a cult in marriages in north India. The baraatis in a carefree nature, have no qualms in lying on roads and dancing like a snake.

Five brave civil-servants who lost lives in service to nation

07 Jun 2019

Five brave civil-servants who lost lives in service to nation

In India, the civil services are a dream for many but being a civil servant is tough and needs great commitment.

UP: Prime accused in Mailani-range forest guard's murder case arrested

28 Oct 2018

UP: Prime accused in Mailani-range forest guard's murder case arrested

The police on Sunday claimed to have solved the sensational murder case of forest guard Sukhpal Singh in UP's Lakhimpur Kheri.

Man dies of swine flu, first H1N1 death in UP

14 Sep 2018

Man dies of swine flu, first H1N1 death in UP

A 31-year-old man died of swine flu, the first H1N1 fatality reported in Uttar Pradesh this year.

UP: Father kills daughter who wanted inter-caste marriage

02 Aug 2018

UP: Father kills daughter who wanted inter-caste marriage

A 21-year-old woman was strangled to death by her father, who was against her decision to marry a man from another caste, in Daulatpur village of UP's Lakhimpur Kheri district, police said today.

UP: Man ties wife to ceiling, brutally-thrashes her for dowry

16 Apr 2018

UP: Man ties wife to ceiling, brutally-thrashes her for dowry

In a horrifying incident, a man in UP's Lakhimpur Kheri Thursday allegedly beat his wife for hours till she fell unconscious, then tied her hands to the ceiling and continued thrashing her.

UP: Stalker chops off 15-year-old's hands with a sword

24 Aug 2017

UP: Stalker chops off 15-year-old's hands with a sword

In a shocking incident, a man in UP's Lakhimpur Kheri attacked a 15-year-old girl with a sword for rejecting his advances and severed one of her arms.

Couple comes forward, claims Mowgli girl is their 'missing' daughter

21 Apr 2017

Couple comes forward, claims Mowgli girl is their 'missing' daughter

A couple from the Lakhimpur Kheri district has come forward to claim that Ehsaas, more popularly known as the 'Mowgli girl' is their missing daughter 'Lakshmi.'

Doctors say Mowgli-girl not mentally challenged

17 Apr 2017

Doctors say Mowgli-girl not mentally challenged

Suresh Singh Dhapola, the founder of Nirvan Hospital, a Lucknow based NGO run home for mentally challenged children where Ehsaas the "Mowgli-girl" is put up, stated that in just 2 months, she has started mimicking human social behaviour, indicative that she is not mentally challenged.

'Mowgli' girl shifted to shelter; man claims to be father

09 Apr 2017

'Mowgli' girl shifted to shelter; man claims to be father

The 'Mowgli' girl who was found in January was shifted to a home for the disabled in Lucknow.

UP villagers find real-life Mowgli, raised by monkeys in forest

07 Apr 2017

UP villagers find real-life Mowgli, raised by monkeys in forest

In January, villagers spotted a girl foraging with a troop of monkeys in UP's Katarniyaghat wildlife sanctuary.