Hathras, Oct. 4 -- HathrasThe mother of the 19-year-old woman raped and murdered in Hathras says she can't get two images out of her head -- one is her desperate attempt to cover her injured daughter's naked lower body with her saree, and the other of being unable to lift her semi-conscious teenage daughter.

"Until then, I didn't even know the word, rape (in English). Today, I am having to prove that my daughter was raped," the mother told Hindustan Times at her home after the Uttar Pradesh Police allowed the media to visit Bul Garhi village on Saturday.

At around 7.45am on September 14 , the mother, along with her daughter and son, set out, sickles in their hands, to find fodder for their five buffaloes. "In an hour, we cut a lot of gras...