Ranchi: An 8 year old girl was killed brutally after being gangraped by unidentified persons in Sadar police station area yesterday night.
Irked over the ghastly crime, local residents took to the streets and blocked the main road at Kanta Toli Chowk in the morning. They demanded arresting of the culprits and action against slack police officials failing to control such incidents.
Sources said the body of the girl was recovered from Kantatoli graveyard in the morning. Cops sent the body to government hospital for postmortem examination.
The agitators beat up several commuters and vandalized vehicles during the demonstration. They burnt tyres on the road and demanded that the rapists and killers of the girl should be caught without any delay. Police officials reached the agitation scene and assured the agitators of taking prompt action to nab the culprits.