The incident happened at a time when the state government is running ‘Samman,’ a fortnight-long public awareness drive on crime against women across the state.
Police said a case has been registered against the three accused and a search operation is on to nab them.
Three persons have been arrested in connection with the incident that took place in Kauwaha Barhi village in Harlakhi police station area on Tuesday when she took her goats for grazing.
A request through video conferencing was made to the court of the chief judicial magistrate for police remand on Tuesday and the request was granted.
The woman was gang-raped as she was demanding compensation for the goat after it met with an accident with the bike of one of the accused.
NCW member Chandramukhi Devi had on Thursday said the gangrape and murder of the 50-year-old anganwadi worker could have been avoided if she had not gone out unaccompanied in the evening.
NCW member Chandramukhi Devi had reportedly blamed the victim for the incident saying that if she had not gone out by herself, maybe it would not have happened.
Local police station SHO Ravindra Pratap Singh and beat Inspector Amarjeet booked under Section 166A of IPC for laxity in the handling case.
NCW chief Rekha Sharma distanced herself from the opinion of Chandramukhi Devi after her statement created a row.
A woman, employed as an anganwadi worker, was gangraped and brutally murdered allegedly by a priest and his two aides in Budaun district of Uttar Pradesh.
Sources said that when the four accused were brought to the court, their parents and relatives mobbed the police van.
UP police had sought information from the ED on money transferred by Rauf to the persons who had been arrested in Uttar Pradesh last year following the Hathras incident.
The Dalit woman was allegedly raped by four upper-caste men in Hathras on September 14. She died on September 29 at Delhi's Safdarjung Hospital during treatment.
A seven-year-old girl was allegedly raped by two men in a village in Uttar Pradesh's Muzaffarnagar district.
The incident took place last week and the accused, all residents of a locality where the girl lives, had recorded the act on a mobile phone.