Ratlam (MP), September 7
A 13-year-old lady was allegedly raped and killed by three males in a village in Ratlam district of Madhya Pradesh, police mentioned on Monday.
All the three accused, aged between 21 and 23 years, have been arrested for his or her alleged position within the crime which occurred on Saturday evening, mentioned Superintendent of Police Gaurav Tiwari.
The lady was final seen by her relations when she stepped out of her dwelling to purchase grocery round 7 pm on Saturday in Gurjarpada village, about 20 km away from the district headquarters, mentioned Tiwari.
“When she did not return for a long time, her family members approached the police,” mentioned the SP.
He mentioned police personnel discovered the grocery gadgets bought by the lady in a dilapidated construction.
“Meanwhile, police also received information about the girl’s body lying in an agriculture field near the main road. Prima facie, she was killed after rape,” mentioned Tiwari.
During investigation, police got here to know that Kalu Singh Ninama, Deepak Singh and Ravi Singh Ninama have been seen on the highway the place the lady’s physique was discovered, he mentioned.
They have been arrested on Monday on a tip-off, he added.
“The accused confessed that they raped the girl and later drowned her in a pond,” mentioned the police officer.
They have been booked underneath numerous sections of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) for abduction, rape and homicide, and underneath provisions of the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO), he mentioned. PTI