4 held for rape, murder of 8-year-old girl

Thursday, 25 Nov, 8.22 am

The police have arrested four labourers in connection with the gang rape and murder of an eight-year-old girl at a tile factory.

Mangaluru Commissioner of Police N Shashi Kumar told media persons on Wednesday that the arrested had been identified as Manish Tirki from Jharkhand, Jayaban Singh, Mukesh Singh and Muneem Singh from Madhya Pradesh. The first three were working as labourers along with the girl's parents in the tile factory.