Another heart wrenching incident of rape and murder of a minor Hindu girl has come to light in the Purnea district of Bihar. Police has arrested the three culprits namely Mohammad Ismail, Mohammad Sharif and Mohammad Shafikul who have confessed their crimes of murder and rape in the police investigation.
The girl was strangled to death by perpetrators after being raped in an ‘inhumane way’ as described by the local BJP MLA Vijay Khemka, who sharply condemned the incident and called for strict action against the perpetrators. He also demanded speedy trial in the case so that the perpetrators are soon brought to justice.
Purnea is one of 4 districts in Eastern Bihar, adjacent to West Bengal, where Muslim population is over 38% as per Census 2011.
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