Minor raped and murdered in Dehradun

Last Updated: Thursday, January 28, 2010 - 16:35

Dehra Dun: A six-year-old girl was allegedly
raped and murdered by a labourer in Udhamsingh Nagar district,
triggering protest among the locals, police said today.

Shaukat Ali, a labourer, has been arrested in connection
with the case, they said.

The incident happened when the girl went to a shop in
Kashipur area on Saturday evening and did not return. When her
family members failed to trace her, they lodged a complaint in
this regard, they said.

Her body was noticed by some children yesterday at the
bank of Dhela river here, triggering protests among the
residents who gheraoed the local police station demanding
arrest of the accused.

During interrogation, the accused told police that he took
away the girl to a nearby jungle and raped her. Later, he
killed the girl and hid her body near Dhela river, they said.

PTI



First Published: Thursday, January 28, 2010 - 16:35
TAGS:

More from zeenews

 
comments powered by Disqus
Party Won Trends Swing
BJP 122 122 76
SHS 63 63 19
INC 42 42 -40
NCP 41 41 -21
MNS 1 1 -12
OTH 19 19 -22
Party wise Trends/Tally | Key Candidates | Vote Share
Constituency Wise Results
Party Won Trends Swing
BJP 47 47 43
INLD 19 19 -12
INC 15 15 -25
HJCBL 2 2 -4
OTH 7 7 -2
Party wise Trends/Tally | Key Candidates | Vote Share
Constituency Wise Results