Minor girl raped, murdered in Meerut

A seven-year-old girl was allegedly raped and killed in Bisala area of the district, police said.

Last Updated: Apr 21, 2011, 20:43 PM IST

Meerut: A seven-year-old girl was allegedly
raped and killed in Bisala area of the district, police said
on Thursday.

The girl went missing on Tuesday evening and after
extensive search by the villagers, her body was found in a
field yesterday, the police said.

Villagers sat on dharna with the body and did not allow
the police to carry out the its formalities, the police added.
However, they were persuaded later by the authorities,
they added.

The body has been sent for post mortem and hunt for the
culprit is on, the police said.

PTI