Gujarat: Suspect in minor girl’s rape, murder arrested

Surat: The Gujarat Police has arrested one man suspected to be involved in the alleged rape and murder of a three-year-old girl in the state’s Sabarkantha district. The suspect has been arrested from Buxar district in Bihar.

As per reports, the girl went missing on October 13. Two days later her body was found inside a polythene bag in the neighbourhood.

Sub-Divisional Police Officer Satish Kumar said that the suspect, Ajay Yadav, hails from Buxar. He was taken to Sardar Hospital for the medical test and a case of rape and murder has been registered against him.

In the wake of the minor girl’s death, the deceased’s family demanded capital punishment for the suspect.