Earlier, a piece of shocking news had come into the headlines which were that an 8-year-old girl was found ruthlessly murdered after rape. On the night of February 03, 2021, the body of the victim was found deserted in a building in the Jorabagan area of north Kolkata in West Bengal. On Wednesday evening, the girl had gone missing when she was going to her maternal uncle. According to the reports, her second suspect has been arrested who is involved in the murder and rape. He was arrested by the detective department of the Kolkata police on Monday afternoon.
The second suspect of the rape case was identified as Ranvir Tanti alias Raghubir, who resides in Balia in the Begusarai district of Bihar, Murlidhar Sharma, joint commissioner of police (crime) said. Earlier, another suspect has been arrested by the detective department on Friday. The first suspect who arrested was a security guard of the north Kolkata building where the victim was found in brutal condition on February 04 in the morning. The culprit not only her but also tortured her very badly, after that killed her with a knife.
After seeing the condition of the girl, it is observed that she had been raped, and she was killed because she may know the culprits. The police recover various items from the crime spot such as four of her teeth and a blood-stained knife. The victim has struggled very much to save her life. After the first arrest police said, “Based on scientific evidence gathered by the forensic team and investigation by the detective department, Ram Kumar, the security guard, was detained. He was arrested after a long interrogation”.
All the culprits have been charged under the various sections of the Indian Penal code,302 (murder), and section six of the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act (POCSO). The BJP also organized a campaign in the area, demanding justice for the girl. The president of the BJP’s state women’s front, Agnimitra Paul, went to meet the victim’s mother. We pray that the victim will get justice and all the culprits will get stern punishment. Stay tuned with us for more update about this case