Police have arrested 20 years old Sanjaya Rai of Salpasilicho Rural Municipality-5 on August 28 on suspicion of killing 11 years old girl after rape.
On August 27, the victim was with the accused and he is also her acquaintance. Next day she was found dead. The nature of the death revealed that she was killed after rape according to inspector Sanjeev Oli of District Police Office.
The postmortem of the body was conducted at District Hospital of Khandbari. Police however said that the reason behind the death will be confirmed only after the postmortem report.
The incident site is 2 days walk from the district hospital. The victim was living with mother Dhanmani Rai and her step father Rajan Rai.