Murder Accused Arrested

  September 27, 2020 By: INSEC

Police have arrested a 15-year-old boy on September 27 on the charge of killing 12-year-old Meena Rai of Barahakshetra Municipality-1.

According to Inspector Pandav Kumar Rajbanshi, the accused was arrested with the help of a trained dog.

According to Inspector Rajbanshi, Meena’s family had gone to the house of neighbour Anusha Rai where the family was attending a ritual. Meena had returned to her house at around 10:30 pm. She was killed by the accused during a dispute when she came home at 10:30 pm.

According to Inspector Rajbanshi, Meena’s family has been running a snack shop at home and the accused had killed the accused in a dispute with Meena when he went to buy snacks at 10:30 pm.

Although the incident took place on the night of September 25, Meena’s family came to know about it on September 26 at around 2.30 am, said Inspector Rajbanshi.

According to Inspector Rajbanshi, the accused was arrested with the help of trained dog Laila.

Initially, the dog sniffed nine people besides the accused and arrested them, but during the investigation, the accused confessed of killing her said Inspector Rajbanshi.

The postmortem of the body has been done at BP Koirala Institute of Health Sciences (GHOPA) Dharan on September 27.

The post-mortem report confirmed that she was beaten to death, according to the District Police Office.


Jaya Krishna Yadav