Police have arrested two persons in connection with the suspicious rape and murder case of an 11 year old girl named Rup Mani Dash aka Guddi after a week long investigation.
Guddi, resident of Biratnagar, went missing on Jan 26 as she had gone to her neighbor’s home to watch television that night around 8 pm. Her dead body was found near Singiya River next day by locals.
According to police investigation and the postmortem report, the girl was raped and killed later by strangling.
Police have arrested two persons named Abbas Ansari 25, and Chandu Mahoto 19 for their alleged involvement in the crime. The suspects are the victim’s neighbors.
In a statement given by the culprits, they have admitted to abducting the girl outside her home that night and taking her to an open ground nearby where they raped and strangled her to death.
Her dead body was taken to BP Koirala Institute of Health Science, Dharan for postmortem on Jan 27.