25-year-old man held for rape, murder of 13-year-old girl

A 25-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly raping and murdering a 13-year-old girl in Tamil Nadu’s Mayiladuthurai district.

The accused had reportedly raped and murdered the minor following an argument between them as he tried to stop the girl from talking to other boys.

According to the post mortem report, the victim had sustained injuries at her private parts.