An eight year old girl was r@ped and then allegedly k!lled on Tuesday in Palpa.
The body was recovered by the police from near the Siddhartha Highway. The girl is said to be named Barsha, daughter of Hari Bahadur Darlami of Tansen Municipality-11.
After a complaint was filled by the mother of decea$ed minor, a team of police started to carry out a search. It was then the body was recovered at around 7pm last night.
It is known that the child was forcefully taken away by a man named Deepak Neupane of Prabhas while she was returning home from the local school with her younger brother.
Meanwhile, Neupane confessed his crime as police had busted him in a jewellery shop while selling the gold ornament that belonged to the decea$ed minor.
According to the postmortem which was carried out by the doctors, the minor was r@ped before being k!lled.