An 18-year-old girl from Chhattisgarh was sold to people in Madhya Pradesh and Uttar Pradesh seven times in seven months last year.
The brutality of humans and their actions are daily crossing the line. In India, the harassment and rape cases already are above the clouds. In the case, which resulted in suicide by a daughter of the country. The matter is being investigated by the police of the respective three states.
Eight men have already been arrested in Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh, and Uttar Pradesh. The suffering girl committed suicide in September last year.
Babloo Kushwah, a mentally challenged man to whom the girl had been forcibly married, has yet to be traced, the police said. He is hiding from the officials for many days now.
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After the men who kidnapped the teen from the Jashpur district of Chhattisgarh called her parents and demanded money, the horrendous human trafficking case emerged.
The girl, a local of Chhattisgarh’s Jashpur, used to support her father with agricultural activities. Later, in order to get her more work, a relative took her to Chhatarpur in Madhya Pradesh. From here she was kidnapped.
After the kidnappers called for a ransom, the family told the authorities. They scared them by saying that if the parents did not pay up, they will kill her.
Two of the people arrested were interrogated—Pancham Singh Rai and his wife. Distant teenage relatives disclosed that they had brought the girl to Chhattarpur from Jashpur, promising her a job, Senior Police Officer Sachin Sharma informed.
Later, she was sold to Kallu Raikwar, a local in Chhatarpur, seven months ago, for ₹ 20,000.
The last person to buy the girl was Santosh Kushwah, a local from Lalitpur, in Uttar Pradesh, who paid ₹ 70,000.
The girl was later forcefully married to Babloo Kushwah. Babloo is a mentally ill son of Santosh Kushwaha. In September of last year, in Lalitpur, she committed suicide and died.
The Chhatarpur police are now investigating the possibility of more girls being trafficked by the accused in other states from the tribal areas of Chhattisgarh and Madhya Pradesh.