Child sacrificed on Holi day
Milli Gazette Online
Meerut: A four and half year old child was sacrificed on Holi, a Hindu festival, on March 25 in Saharanpur, UP. Salim of Bamala village under police station Rampur lives with his family. Salim’s family members and his son Ghalib, who was sacrificed, would visit the field which he had taken on lease. In the evening he told his family members that he was going to meet his father in the orchard and left his home. When Ghalib did not return Salim checked with his parents who live nearby about him. He was not there. His body was found in a field outside the village the next day in the morning of March 26. The villagers informed the police that the child’s throat was slit and he was murdered brutally to take out the blood from his body. However, the senior police officers of the district denied that if was a case of human sacrifice.
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