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Youth arrested for raping, killing minor in Barabanki

Press Trust of India  |  Barabanki 

Parvesh (21) allegedly kidnapped the minor girl on Saturday morning when she was returning home with her younger sister, Superintendent of Police Syed Waseem said.

The accused was arrested following a complaint by the girl's family, Waseem said.

Parvesh yesterday confessed to the crime, the SP said, adding, the girl's body was recovered with her throat slit from the toilet of a primary school.

Postmortem report has confirmed rape, he said.

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First Published: Tue, January 01 2013. 00:00 IST