Hisar (Haryana): A six-year-old girl was allegedly raped and killed in Haryana's Uklana area, police said on Sunday. Her family also alleged that she was violated by a wooden stick by the accused.
The incident came to light when passersby noticed the girl on a deserted street on Sunday morning, the police said. They said unidentified men had allegedly abducted the girl when she was sleeping with her sister and mother in their home in a slum area. The men then raped and killed her.
The girl's mother identified the body and it has been sent to the civil hospital for a postmortem examination, the police said.
"The body was found violated with a wooden stick. There was blood everywhere, even coming out of the mouth," the girl's uncle was quoted as saying by NDTV.
A case has been registered at Uklana Police station. SP Manisha Chaudhary has formed a Special Investigation Team (SIT) to investigate the case.
Irked over the incident, local residents took out a protest march against the police department, alleging poor law and order situation.
Some owners closed their shop in support of the protest.