Female Killers · India

Man stabbed, stoned, mutilated after going unpunished for various crimes after a decade

August 13, 2004 Nagpur, India Accused serial rapist Akku Yadav is lynched by a group of 200 women Yadav had been accused of raping women for over a decade. The women had reported the assaults to police, but police seemed unconcerned with the crimes, some going so far as to outright blame the victims as… Continue reading Man stabbed, stoned, mutilated after going unpunished for various crimes after a decade

India

Over twenty primary school children die after eating tainted food at school

July 16, 2013 Mashrakh, Bihar, India 23 students between the ages of 4 to 12 died after ingesting tainted lunch at their primary school The school had 89 students registered, and most were affected by the poisoned food which was part of a free meals program designed to ensure children received proper nutrition. The program,… Continue reading Over twenty primary school children die after eating tainted food at school

India · Serial Killers

“India’s youngest serial killer” is arrested

May 30, 2007 Begusaray, Bihar, India 8-year-old Amarjeet Sada is arrested for the murder of a 6-month-old Amarjeet (sometimes called Amardeep) was the first suspect when a 6-month-old girl named Kushboo went missing from the village’s primary school. Amarjeet was already known by family members to have strangled and bludgeoned two of his relatives —… Continue reading “India’s youngest serial killer” is arrested

India · Serial Killers

Indian serial killer executed for the murders of 6 teens

April 27, 1995 Salem, India Gowri “Auto” Shankar is executed for the murder of 6 teenage girls During a two-year span between 1988 and 1989, at least 6 girls were abducted, raped, and murdered by Shankar and several of his associates. He was discovered after a girl managed to escape a failed abduction. She told… Continue reading Indian serial killer executed for the murders of 6 teens