[Representational image] Police officials have said that a 10-year-old girl was raped and murdered allegedly by a man who was released from prison on Saturday. Picture: An anti-rape protest in progress.Reuters

A 16-year-old from a village in Uttar Pradesh has filed a rape case against her brother, who sexually assualted for 10 days at knife-point with the consent of her father and step-mother, PTI reported on Sunday.

The shocking incident took place in Agonapur village in Etah district of UP.

According to police, the victim in her complaint said on Friday that for the last 10 days she was being raped by her 28-year-old brother at knife-point. He repeatedly thrashed her and even threatened to kill her if she informed anyone about the incident.

The girl told the police that her father and step-mother also supported her brother. Based on the minor's complaint an FIR has been lodged and the police are on the lookout for the brother, father and step-mother, who are now absconding, the police said.

The girl, in the meantime, has been admitted into a hospital for medical examination.

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