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Human sacrifice: Family in Maharashtra kills girl before a goddess, drinks her blood, 8 held

Amrawati/Yawatmal, Maharashtra, May 28: In a spine-chilling incident, the grandmother of a 10-year-old girl, along with family members, slit the throat of the victim, offered her to a goddess and then drank her blood as

India TV News Desk [ Updated: May 28, 2013 9:28 IST ]
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human sacrifice family in maharashtra kills girl before a goddess drinks her blood 8 held

Amrawati/Yawatmal, Maharashtra, May 28: In a spine-chilling incident, the grandmother of a 10-year-old girl, along with family members, slit the throat of the victim, offered her to a goddess and then drank her blood as "prasad" (blessing) in Yawatmal district of Maharashtra.




Police on Monday arrested eight persons on charge of human sacrifice, and a court has sent them to police custody for a week. Two other accused are absconding.

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