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Minor girl killed after ‘rape’

  • Staff Correspondent
  • 19 September, 2022 12:00 AM
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Minor girl killed after ‘rape’

CHATTOGRAM:  Police recovered the body of a minor girl from an abandoned house in city’s Port Colony area on Sunday morning.

 Police suspected that the child ageing seven years might have been raped before killing.

 The ill-fated had been living with her parents in the city’s Halishahar Boropol area.

 Her father is a rickshaw-puller while mother works as domestic help.

 Deputy Commissioner (DC-Port Zone) Shakila Sultana of Chattogram Metropolitan Police (CMP) said the girl went out of her residence for a shop on Saturday afternoon and remained missing since then. The family members failed to trace her out searching at different spots.

 However, locals noticed her body at an abandoned house at Road No.8 of Port Colony, near her residence on Sunday morning and informed police of the matter.

 On information, police recovered body, said the DC.

 The minor girl might have been killed after rape, suspected the police officer.

 The body was sent to Chattogram Medical College Hospital morgue for autopsy and filing of a case in this connection was under process, she added.