A partial skeleton of a six-year-old lady of a Scheduled Caste (SC) neighborhood was found Tuesday from a secluded area of her village at Kanpur in Uttar Pradesh, police mentioned.
Prima facie it seems to be just like the lady might need been sexually assaulted earlier than being murdered, mentioned an official on the situation of anonymity.
Police have detained three suspects, together with a person named Chandrabhan, his spouse Sudha and brother Sultan, for interrogation, mentioned Extra DCP (South) Ankita Sharma.
She mentioned the lady went lacking on Saturday after she left her home saying that she was going to her uncle’s place which was situated in the identical village.
After making a frantic search, the sufferer’s household approached police the identical night time and lodged an FIR in opposition to 4 individuals, together with Chandrabhan, his spouse Sudha, brother Sultan and father Ram Prakash for kidnapping the minor from lawful guardianship, Ms Sharma mentioned.
The forensic specialists have been additionally known as to assemble scientific proof, she added. Extra DCP (South) mentioned the skeleton was found at a distance of round one and a half kilometres from her dwelling.
“We’ve got determined to discover the rape angle throughout autopsy examination other than ascertaining the precise reason for demise. We can not rule out the opportunity of the kid being raped earlier than being killed. However, it’s too early to achieve a conclusion,” Ms Sharma mentioned.
(Aside from the headline, this story has not been edited by NDTV workers and is printed from a syndicated feed.)
Featured Video Of The Day
“You Have Shamed Anna Hazare”: BJP To AAP On Manish Sisodia’s Arrest