From our CCpur correspondent
CCpur, Jan 21: The local populace of Sainoujang village has mourned the heinous crime of killing an infant just three years old after being allegedly raped by a person of the same locality as the girl yesterday evening at around 7:30 pm near the BRTF camp near the village under Churachandpur district police station along the Tipaimuk road NH 150.
The involved culprit surrender himself yesterday night before the village chief, who later handed him to the CCpur police.
According to a reliable source the victim has been identified as Ranjana Begum 3, d/o MK Abhituddin Ahmad of Sonai village Cashar Assam and presently staying in the said village as he is working under the BRTF as a labour.
The report further mentioned that the mother of the victim reported the missing of her three year old daughter from her makeshift home to the village authority when the child failed to returned till late evening yesterday.
It has further mentioned that unaware of the fact that the child was into some misfortune, they keep on waiting till local volunteers with the permission of the village chief started searching for the girl using loud speakers around the village.
Finally admist thechoas relating to the search of the girl, the local volunteers recovered the dead body of the victim at around 7:30 from a secluded area around the BRTF camp which is about half a Km far from Sainoujang village.
Meanwhile after the recovery of the victim, the angered villagers picked up the dead body of the girl child and brought it upto her makeshift shed after which the angered villagers started their protest and made a hue and cry around the village.
The culprit, identified asArjun Rickson, 35, son of late Harichan of Dula bazaar of Assamh unable to withstand the loud protest of the villagers and steal away from the area finally surrendered himself before the village chief in presence of villagers and relative of the victim yesterday night itself. The culprit is further identified as working alongwith the victim’s father as labourer of the BRTF.
Further the villagers handed over the culprit to the CCpur police where he made his official confession of the heinous crime to the police this morning.
On the other hand the dead body of the victim girl was handed over to the family this morning by the police after post mortem at Churachandpur district hospital morgue.