• search
For Bengaluru Updates
Allow Notification  

Bengaluru: Missing 6-yr-old found dead in neigbours’ house; police suspect rape

By Oneindia Staff Writer

Bengaluru, April 24: On Monday, Bengaluru woke up to the shocking news of alleged rape and murder of a six-year-old girl. The girl went missing five days ago from her home at Veerbhadranagar locality in the city.

Her body was found under a cot in her neighbour's house, reported the media. A case has been registered in Girinagar police station in the city.


Police suspected the minor was raped before she was murdered. Police sources say investigations are underway to find out the details about the case.

Child rights activists in the city are demanding proper probe into the case. Activists want the culprits to be given severe punishment.

In recent times, Bengaluru has witnessed several cases of sexual assaults on minors in schools. However, the latest case of rape and murder of a minor has severely dented the image of India's IT hub.

OneIndia News

For Daily Alerts
Get Instant News Updates
Notification Settings X
Time Settings
Clear Notification X
Do you want to clear all the notifications from your inbox?
Settings X
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites and ad networks. Such third party cookies may track your use on Oneindia sites for better rendering. Our partners use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on Oneindia website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Learn more