A six-year-old was sexually assaulted and chopped to death after she was kidnapped by a drunk teenager from Turkapally village in Hyderabad on Thursday, police said. The minor’s damaged body was found dumped. “Prima facie it seems that the girl was raped and then hacked to death,” police said.
A case below relevant sections of the Indian Penal Code and Protection of Child Against Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act, has been filed on the accused, a native of West Champaran district in Bihar. The accused supposedly in an intoxicated state carried the girl to an isolated area and raped before killing her by around 3 p.m., a senior official.
The girl went missing from the area while playing Holi, the family and neighbours began a search but couldn’t find her anywhere and following filed a complaint, after which a missing person case was recorded at Alwal police station. “A team immediately swung into action and later in the evening, the victim’s body was found in the bushes,” Cyberabad police said. The accused was brought was arrested and an inquiry is on.Share this to your,