Five dancing girls were injured in acid attack when they refused to have group sex with four men in an open grove and refused to dance naked.
The incident took place in Mirzapur under Katra Kotwali in Laldiggi locality where the dancing girls used lived in the house of land lady Chintamani.
It is learnt that four men Gulab Yadav, Karun and Avinash and harun Khan forced dancing girls to have sex with them. For quite sometime they obliged the men but refused when they were asked to have sex with them in an orchard and to dance naked in front of about a dozen men who were friends of the four accused persons.
In order to teach the girls a lesson, the four maniacs took acid bottles about 2 am in the dead of the night, broke open the doors of the house in which the dancing girls were living as tenants and reached the top floor.
The girls who were sleeping on the terrace were told to accompany them or else they would raise their clothes and burn their private parts with acid. When the girls resisted the four alleged criminals poured acid on their faces.
In the indiscriminate sprinkling of the acid six persons including five dancing girls and the landlady Chintamani were injured grievously while a four-year-old child Chandni was killed
The injured girls Rekha (25) Veena( 23) Sonali (20) and Rakhi have been admitted to hospital. The girls used to earn their livelihood by dancing for drama companies.