8-year-old raped, murdered in Uttar Pradesh's Etah; accused arrested
ETAH: Even as the outrage over the brutal Kathua gangrape and murder is yet to subside, a similar incident has been reported here.
According to police, on Tuesday, an eight-year-old girl was strangled to death after rape under Kotwali police station area.
The girl was lured from a marriage ceremony near Mandi Samiti in Shitalpur area on Sunday and the body was recovered on Monday.
Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Akhilesh Kumar Chaurasia said that the accused Sonu has been arrested.
Heavy security has been deployed on the area in view of the resentment among the people.