Amaravati, Nov 10 : Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy expressed shock over the rape and murder of a six-year-old in Chittoor district.
In a statement here on Sunday, the Chief Minister said that he was shocked at the rape and murder of six-year-old girl, which took place at Guttapalyam village in B Kottakota mandal in Chitoor district.
The Chief Minister directed the police to arrest the perpetrator. He asked the police to ensure that he would be punished in the court of law.
It may be mentioned here that the girl along with her parents attended a marriage function at Korabalakota on Thursday. She went missing from the marriage hall and later her parents found her body in the bushes near to the marriage hall.
The postmortem at the Madanapalle government hospital confirmed that the girl was raped before she was murdered. (UNI)