A woman got assaulted, stabbed and set on fire by five men, including one whom she had accused of gangrape in Uttar Pradesh's Unnao, early on Thursday. She was on her way to Raebareli for the hearing in the rape case when she got stopped allegedly by the accused out on bail.
The woman was allegedly raped in March and the accused had later have granted bail, they said. Four people got arrested in connection with the case, while the main accused Shivam Trivedi is still absconding.
She was reportedly on her way to Raebareli with her parents to pursue the rape case when the incident occurred. The survivor had shifted to a government hospital in Lucknow and is in a critical condition, police added.