20 year young woman from Uttar Pradesh, who secured 98 per cent marks in her class 12 board exams in 2018 and then received a full-time scholarship at prestigious universirt in the US was killed on Monday
She was killed by a road accident in Bulandshahr district.
The family of the girl has alleged that she was chased by two men on a bike. The girl was going on a separate bike with her uncle.
The district administration however has said there is no proof of harassment for the case
The student had returned from the US in June amid the pandemic and planned to go back in august.
On Monday, she and her uncle left on a motorcycle from their village in UP’s Gautam Budh Nagar and were on their thanks to a relative’s place in Bulandshahr’s Sikandrabad to urge some academic documents from a faculty , when the incident happened , consistent with the family.
“There were two men on the opposite bike. They were passing comments on her and were driving recklessly,” said Omkar Bhati, a loved one .
“When we crossed the Bulandshahr town, we entered a village. a motorcycle then overtook us several times; the biker was driving recklessly. He then started performing stunts. I slowed my motorcycle but the opposite bike hit ours. We both fell but my niece suffered head injuries. I couldn’t recognise the driving force of the opposite bike and he escaped shortly after we met with the accident,” said Satender Bhati, Sudeeksha’s uncle, recalling the moments before accident.
Contracting the family’s claims, Ravindra Kumar, the district magistrate today told the reporters: “The motorcycle was being driven by her brother, a minor, and not Sudeeksha’s uncle. So far, there’s no evidence of harassment.”
The Bulandshahr Police have said they’re investigating the case. “The police team that visited the spot had questioned eyewitnesses who said a Royal Enfield Bullet was coming from the front and it suddenly stopped (near their bike) due to the traffic, which led to the accident. The body of the lady was sent for the postmortem. At that point when the accident happened, the relative or any eyewitness had not spoken about any harassment,” said Atul Shrivastava, a senior policeman in Bulandshahr.
The police had earlier stressed Sudeeksha’s cousin was together with her at the time of accident. during a video uploaded by the police, the boy are often heard recounting the moments before the accident, however, he didn’t mention the harassment the lady faced