Brutal rape, murder of girl: Haryana government assures accused will be arrested in 2 days

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Brutal rape, murder of girl: Haryana government assures accused will be arrested in 2 days

The 5-year-old's body was found with a wooden stick in her genitals. Her last rites were performed by her family.

BJP state president Subhash Barala and Rajya Sabha MP Selja Kumari, as well as several other leaders today met the family of a 5-year-old girl whose brutally-raped body was on Saturday found with a wooden stick in her genitals .

The deceased's last rites were performed by the family as the government gave them the assurance that the accused would be arrested in 48 hours.

Earlier, BJP state president Subhash Barala gave them the assurance that the accused would be arrested at the earliest and that they would receive Rs 10 lakh as compensation.

There was huge outcry all across Hisar on Sunday after news of the child's brutal rape and murder circulated.

The victim's family were also assured of additional support in the form of government jobs and a permanent house to two members of the family.

A committee formed to ensure justice to the victim's family warned the government that if the accused were not arrested in the next 48 hours, there would be agitations. Barala said that in this time of misery, the government was with the victim's family and the SIT constituted will ensure the accused are arrested.

He said that some people have also been taken into custody.

In a horrifying incident, a five-year-old girl was raped and tortured to death in Hisar's Uklana village. The perpetrators used a 24-centimetre stick which was found inserted in the victim's private parts.

An initial probe revealed that the victim was abducted from her house at night, brutally raped and left to die with a wooden stick inserted into her genitals.

The post mortem confirmed she had been raped and tortured. Sixteen centimetres of the stick was found inside her which damaged her uterus and intestines.