The body of a 7 year old girl was found in a rubber estate in Kulathupuzha in Kollam, Kerala. She has allegedly been raped and subsequently murdered.
After she failed to return home after school yesterday, her parents became worried and started searching for her. They reported the matter to the police who then began a search operation.
The police have taken Rajesh, a relative of the girl, into custody on suspicion. During interrogation, he confessed to raping the girl and then strangling her to death.
More details are awaited.
By: Aayesha, KAGA News