Fatehpur (Agencies): Three youths allegedly chopped of body parts of a 16-year-old dalit girl in her attempt to resist rape in Bindaki area, police said on Sunday.

The three youths forcibly dragged the girl, when she was out for some work, into a field and attempted to rape her late last night, Superintendent of Police Ram Bharose said, adding that one of them has been arrested.

He said when the girl tried to resist rape and raised alarm, the trio chopped off her nose, ear and part of hand.

The girl was later rushed to a district hospital from where she was referred to Kanpur in a severe condition.

An FIR had been lodged against the trio, the SP said.