SHIVPURI: A six-year-old girl was allegedly raped and murdered in Madhya Pradesh’s Shivpuri district, police said on Saturday.
As per inputs by the police officials, the incident took place on Friday night in Badora village under Karera police station limits. As per thr complaint filed by the victims mother, her daughter got separated in temple where the duo had gone to attend the religious program.
Being under the impression that she might have come home, the mother returns home to find her missing.
The body was found on Saturday morning in a government school. Post mortem reports revealed the girl was assaulted and murdered.
A case of rape and relevant offences under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act (POCSO) was registered and probe is on, the official said. The District Superintendent of Police Rajesh Chandel announced a reward of Rs 10,000 for information leading to the arrest of the culprit.