The police have registered an FIR under IPC sections 376 (rape), 302 (murder) and also under the POCSO Act against an unidentified person.
The Dalit woman was allegedly raped by four upper-caste men in Hathras on September 14.
Although the incident took place a week ago, the police were informed about it on Sunday.
The Congress has been attacking the UP government over the issue of alleged rise in crimes against women, particularly after the Hathras incident.
The SIT was set up on September 30 and initially given seven days to probe the Hathras case, but given 10-day extension on its request.
Joint Magistrate Prem Prakash Meena refuted allegations that the administration had confined the victim's family and confiscated their phones.
On Thursday, Rahul Gandhi, Priyanka Gandhi along with several party leaders were detained by the police and sent back to Delhi, after they tried to reach Hathras to meet the family of the Dalit woman.
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We demand an FIR against the District Magistrate and Superintendent of Police of Hathras, Samajwadi Party national president Akhilesh Yadav said.
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