Girl stabbed in UP's Lakhimpur Kheri district, police registers case

ANI | Updated: Sep 24, 2017 11:20 IST

Lakhimpur Kheri (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Sep 24 (ANI): A girl was stabbed repeatedly on Sunday in Uttar Pradesh's Lakhimpur Kheri district and according to the hospital where she has been admitted, she is in a critical state.

The district police has registered a case against prime accused Anshu Dikshit, who was known to the victim.

However, the reason for the attack is yet to be ascertained.

"Attacker Anshu Dikshit and the victim knew each other. Why he attacked her is yet to be ascertained. A case has been registered and search is on for him," said A. Pratap, circle officer (CO). A further update on the incident is awaited. (ANI)