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On dated 28/09/2015 the deceased Lalita was forced by the KHAP PANCHAYAT to be raped by her brother-in-law Sunil  and murdered and in another instance namely Sonebhadra, 70 year-old woman and her widow daughter were branded as witches and tonsured by KHAP PANCHAYAT, Lucknow Uttar Pradesh violate Human Rights due to inaction/unlawful action by the Police/Public Authority. The News Articles in THE PIONEER on dated 29/09/2015 is attached. Prayer to take Criminal/Disciplinary action against the concerned Police/ Public Authority failed to stop the KHAP PANCHAYAT & take necessary steps to stop the  illegal KHAP PANCHAYAT practice.