A 7-year-old girl Jayapriya was brutally raped and killed by 3 unidentified men in Tamilnadu. Her body was found in a shrub at the Anbal Village, near Avudaiyarkovil in the Pudukottai district.
Yesterday, the girl’s mother filed a missing complaint with the Embal police and the search was accelerated. Later her dead body was found with multiple injuries. The body was then sent to the Pudukkottai Medical College and Hospital for postmortem.
Police is conducting an investigation into the incident.
The National Child Rights Protection Commission has come forward to investigate the case.
Netizens have been demanding justice for Jayapriya on social media websites. #JusticeforJayapriya is trending on Twitter.
In another recent case, a minor girl in Odisha’s Sundargarh district was raped by the Police.