According to the information given by the police, a Muslim family was attacked by a group of at least five criminals on Jewar-Bulandshahr highway on the intervening night of May 24 and May 25.
The attackers shot dead a man when he objected to criminals assaulting the women of the family. The family was robbed and four women were raped by six criminals. The women have been rushed to the Noida district hospital for medical examination.
The fresh incident has put the spotlight on the much maligned law and order in the state. The police are accused of reacting hours late after the incident.