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MUZAFFARNAGAR – In yet another shocking incident of rape in India, an 85-year-old elderly woman was allegedly stabbed to death after being raped, police said on Tuesday.


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Her body was found in a field. A case has been registered against unidentified miscreants and the body has been sent for postmortem, according to Indian Express.

A case has been registered against unidentified miscreants and the body has been sent for postmortem, Circle Officer AKS Pratap said.

Police said that it seems the woman was first raped and then killed. The postmortem report is awaited, they said.

Furious villagers had blocked a road and had refused to hand over the body to the police.

Security has been beefed-up in the area, the officer said.

The news comes just one day after a 63-year-old woman was allegedly raped by three men in Kerala in the wee hours of Sunday.