Satish Aditya
Motihari :  Police recovered body of a 7 year old girl on September 22, 2021,  morning, hanging from a bamboo  near a temple at
Ghorasahan under the same police station(PS) in East Champaran District  in North Bihar.

The girl was missing from her house since September 21, 2021, evening. According to police, the girl was allegedly raped and thereafter  strangulated to death by the accused.
The father  of the girl, in an FIR lodged with Ghorasahan PS, alleged that  his daughter was a regular visitor to his neighbour Shankar Rai’s  house to watch  TV programmes and on September 21, 2021, evening, too she had gone there  but did not return home.
We searched for her in late night everywhere including at the house of Shankar Rai but she was not found, he said. The father of the girl  has accused Shankar Rai  in FIR alleging he raped and killed his daughter.

Akhilesh Kumar Mishra, SHO,  Ghorasahan PS, said  the accused Shankar Rai  has fled away from his village after this incident to evade  arrest. The  body of  the girl was sent for post-mortem to Motihari Sadar hospital  by police. Police are camping at the village to maintain   peace .