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Minor sacrificed in UP, three held

Bulandshahar | February 24, 2006 10:39:15 PM IST

Three people including a woman have been held from this West Uttar Pradesh district in connection with the alleged sacrifice of a minor boy yesterday, police today said.

Sumitra, Sanju and Satyavir were arrested from the Barha village under Khurja Dehat area for allegedly sacrificing eight-year-old Akash, the son of a neighbourer, at the behest of a religious priest.

Further investigations were on.