New Delhi, June 3: In yet another shocking incident, a four-year-old girl was raped, killed and brutally stuffed inside a container in Faridabad’s Palwal. A medical test has confirmed the child was raped before she was killed. As per a report, the accused used to work at victim’s father’s sweet shop for the last nine years. (Crimes Like Rape, Loot, Murder Have Become a Daily Routine in Haryana: Bhupinder Singh Hooda) Also Read - MP Shocker: Woman Alleges Gangrape by Cops in Lock-up, Police Deny
The accused identified as Bholu alias Virender took the girl to his house on Thursday afternoon and then brutally raped her. He then stabbed her to death and hide her body in a drum at his house. Also Read - Odisha: Minor Girl Kidnapped, Gangraped For 22 Days; Two Arrested
The 24-year-old came to the shop after committing the crime and reportedly accompanied her parents in her search. However, a neighbour then informed her parents that Bholu, the accused took the child away when she was sitting there. With the villagers, the family members reached Bholu’s house and left shocked to find the four-year-old’s body dumped in a large container. Also Read - Haryana Woman Rescued After Being Locked Inside Toilet by Husband For Over a Year
“When we started to look for her, he too participated along with us and kept fooling us. When we went to his house, his mother didn’t tell us anything. She was not even willing to open the door and turned off the lights where the drum was kept,” NDTV quoted girl’s father as saying.
The victim’s mother, on the other hand, demanded death sentence for the accused saying,”We want him to be hanged to death. He was so brutal to my daughter. We want justice.’
Meanwhile, a case has been registered against the accused under sections of IPC (Indian Penal Code) and POCSO (Protection of Children from Sexual Offences). He has been sent for three days of custody.