Girl found lying unconscious on Nashik road dies

Nashik: A 17-year-old girl, who was admitted to the Nashik civil hospital after she was found in an unconscious state on the Ghoti-Bhandardara road near here died during treatment, police said Thursday.

Police suspect that the girl might be a victim of gang rape and persons involved in it tried to murder her to destroy the evidence. The girl was hospitalised on Wednesday after she was found lying unconscious on the road.

Civil Surgeon Dr B D Pawar has confirmed that the victim was raped.