TAKHT BHAI: A minor girl who had gone missing a day earlier was found dead in Jarai area in Lundkhwar Police Station on Tuesday, police sources said.
The sources said the eight-year old Shabnam, grade-2 student at the Government Girls Primary School in Hafizabad in Jarai, was on her way home from the school when she went missing. The family members searched her out everywhere but to no avail. The locals and relatives found her body dumped in a field in Jarai.
The body was shifted to the Mardan Medical Complex for autopsy that showed that she had been sexually assaulted and killed by unidentified persons.
The police registered the case on the report of her father Rahamzad against the unknown persons and launched investigations.