In a shocking incident, a transgender chopped off the private parts of two youths in Meerut district of Uttar Pradesh.

The incident came to light when villagers found the duo, in critical condition near Panchali poultry farm under Jaani police station limits, police said.

The youths’, whose private parts had been chopped off, were admitted to a hospital by the police. They were identified as Sabir (35), resident of Siwalkhas, and Pradeep, a resident of Jaani, police said.

Sabir later told the police that an eunuch, Neelam, had given them tea on Tuesday morning near Railway Road following which both of them lost consciousness, PTI reported.

Police suspect that Neelam, with the help of her accomplices had chopped off their private parts.

Sabir used to play dhol with Neelam while Pradeep worked as a cook, police said, adding, they are on a lookout for the accused.