A 12-year-old listening to and speech-impaired woman was allegedly raped and killed by her cousin in Deesa city of Gujarat’s Banaskantha district, police mentioned on Saturday.
The sufferer’s physique was recovered from an remoted spot close to Moti Bhakhar village of Dantiwada taluka within the morning, deputy superintendent of police Kushal Oza mentioned.
“Prima facie, it appears that the 12-year-old girl was raped and then murdered by the accused identified to be her cousin. The body was sent for post-mortem and the report is awaited,” the official mentioned.
The sufferer’s 25-year-old relative has been detained for questioning, he mentioned, including that the case is being investigated by Dantiwada police.
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