7-year-old girl killed after ‘rape’

Kalerkantho Online   

18 January, 2019 09:44 AM

7-year-old girl killed after ‘rape’

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A seven-year-old girl has been killed reportedly after rape at Rasulbagh in Siddhirganj upazila.

The deceased is Tanjil, daughter of Anwar Miah, of Sultanpur village in Sadar upazila of Jahsore district. 

 Anwar along with his family members stay in a rented room of one Alam's house.

According to the parents, Tanjil remained missing since Wednesday evening. A GD was filed in this regard with Siddhirganj Police Station.

At one stage of search, locals found her body inside a storeroom at the same house on Thursday afternoon.

Shahin Shah Parvez, officer-in-charge of Siddhirganj Police Station, said: "The body bore several injury marks. The girl might have been strangled after rape."