In a spine-chilling incident, a 30-year-old man chopped off minor girl’s hand from her wrist in busy streets in Lakhimpur Kheri district of Uttar Pradesh on Wednesday.
The incident took place in a busy market place near Shahjahanpur in the presence of public on Wednesday afternoon.
The accused has been identified as Rohit Chaurasiya by the police.
S Chinappa, Kheri superintendent of police said in a statement,“Our priority is the health of the girl, who is in a serious condition. Once her condition improves, we will record her statement following which the motive of the attack can be clearly ascertained”.
The girl was rushed to the local hospital, where she was referred to the Lucknow hospital as her condition deteriorated rapidly.
Although, the motive of the attacker was still not clear.
However, the accused has been arrested by the police and is been interrogated by the police officials.