The prime accused in the case is a corporation councillor belonging to the CPM that is ruling the state
martedì 5 maggio 2015
21-year-old girl raped and killed
A 21-year-old girl from Sahapur area here was taken to Shirdi by three persons where she was raped and then killed. Police arrested one of the accused.
The victim, hailing from Hadavali village in Sahapur, was on May 1 taken to the pilgrim town of Shirdi on some pretext by the three accused - Gorakh Dasade (19), Rahul Dasade and an unidentified woman.
She was raped there between May 1 and 3 and later killed, inspector said adding that subsequently the body was brought by the accused to Sahapur and dumped in the river basin.
The victim's body, bearing head injury, was found by locals near Sapgaon village in the river on May 3 who then informed the police.
Subsequently, police made enquiries in the nearby areas to identify her. Later, the body was identified by the girl's brother who then filed a complaint against the three accused based on which police registered an FIR in the matter.
One of the accused, Gorakh, was arrested this morning in Sahapur and his interrogation was underway, officer said.
The body has been sent for postmortem. A hunt is on to nab the other two accused, the police officer said, adding that further details in the case would ascertained after a thorough probe.