A 7-year-old girl child was brutally raped and killed by a 27-year-old man. An atrocious crime took place in Tamilnadu, Anibal Village, near Avudaiyarkovil in the Pudukottai district. The victim was identified as Jayapriya. As per the reports, the girl’s mother filed a missing complaint with the Embal police, and the search was accelerated. After a few hours later, a blood-covered body of a 7-year-old child was found in a dry pool in the village. The body was taken to the nearby district hospital, and the doctors confirmed the sexual assault before killing.
So far, 27-year-old one accused was arrested who is neighbor of the victim and police detaining the accused over the incident. He is arrested as Police found during the investigation that the girl was spotted with a man who was identified as Raja. Later, he confessed the crime following which the accused was booked under the section of rape and murder. Further investigation is underway. As per the Police, the neighbour took the child to a temple, and upon their return; the man sexually assaulted her and left her in a bush. Police also informed that the man sold flowers in temples and the victim used to frequent a nearby Kali temple to play. The accused used to offer her sweets whenever she visited the temple. This incident shattered the mind of the people and Netizens have been demanding justice for Jayapriya. The images of a girl child also circulated on social media.
- This is not the first rape in this country; there were several other similar cases that took the lives of innocent girls who do not have seen the world properly.