Three persons have been arrested for the alleged rape and murder of a three-year-old girl in LIG here on Tuesday. The accused have been identified as Jitu, Babu and Pammi. Police said that the accused have been arrested for rape and murder Shivani, daughter of Arjun Phadase, was resident of Somnath Ki Juni Chal.
It may be mentioned that the girl went missing on Saturday and on Monday she was found dead in the nullah by few people. Her head was reportedly crushed by stones as police found few blood-stained stones near her body.
Police said that the girl before going missing, was seen enjoying a marriage procession passing through the area. Her family members then lodged a missing report with the MIG police station.
Police have sent the body to MY Hospital for autopsy.