6-year-old girl in Hyderabad raped, murdered

Hyderabad: In a shocking incident, a six-year-old girl in Hyderabad was found murdered and dumped near a railway track. She was apparently raped before being killed.

According to media reports, the girl’s parent had lodged a complaint that she was missing while playing Holi on Thursday.

The police registered a case and teams were deployed to find girl. Her body was found near a railway track in the night.

The girls nine-year-old brother informed the police that he saw a person living nearby going along with his sister. During interrogation the man hailing from northern state confessed to the crime.

He was subsequently arrested and a case of kidnap, rape, murder and also under relevant sections of POCSO Act was registered against him.

NT Bureau