60-year-old held for raping granddaughter in Chhattisgarh

In a shocking incident, a 60-year-man was arrested on charge of raping his four-year-old grand-daughter in Chhattisgarh's Kondagaon. After committing the crime, fearing that he would be caught; he hid the body of the child inside dry grass while pretending that she is missing. After which the accused took her dead body and threw it in the muddy water near his residence. The incident took place on June 11 when the girl disappeared while playing in the field, following which the father immediately registered a case at the police station. The accused has been arrested under section 302 of the Indian Penal Code.