UP: Kanpur gangrape victim dies in hospital

Kanpur: A 17-year-old class XI student, who had consumed poison after being gang raped by her friend and two others, has died in a hospital here.

On March 24, the victim was offered a cold drink laced with sedatives by her friend Rajeev, who then took her to a hotel and raped her with two other friends.

Unable to bear the trauma of being gang raped, she attempted suicide later that night by consuming poison, but was rushed to a hospital, where she succumbed yesterday.

The three accused have already been arrested.