A seven-year-old girl was raped and then thrown into the river Veda in Khargone district, 100 km south of Indore.
Her body was found floating on the banks of the river on Sunday, said Khargone superintendent of police RP Singh.
The victim's father said his cousin, 35, took her for a walk on Saturday evening and then went missing. The police are hunting for him.
Police arrest one for rape and murder
Aligarh/Lucknow: Following the rape and murder of a six-year-old girl, the police on Sunday arrested a man with slit marks on his neck and wrist, indicating he had tried to commit suicide.
The person, 30, was found on a street at a place 18 km from Aligarh. Additional director general (law and order) Arun Kumar told media persons the police took him to a hospital for treatment. A magistrate registered his statement and he confessed that he had raped and killed the girl.
4-yr-old VICTIM shifted to Nagpur
Nagpur: The four-year old girl who was kidnapped and raped in Seoni district of Madhya Pradesh has been shifted to a private nursing home in Nagpur.
She is reported to be very critical.
The girl was lured with chocolate and kidnapped from outside her home on Wednesday. Her parents found her lying unconscious at a farm the next morning, following which she was taken to the government-run medical college and hospital in Jabalpur.