11-year-old found with burns in Kullu
MANALI: An 11-year-old girl was found with burns in Kullu on Tuesday evening when she was returning home from her school, police said. The girl was rushed to a nearby hospital by some passersby and stated to be out of danger. According to police, the girl was found with burns on her legs near the village. The villagers suspect that an attempt was to rape the girl and to destroy any evidence of the crime.
Kullu additional superintendent of police, Nishchint Negi, said chemical evidences have been preserved and sent to lab for further investigation. “A case under IPC has been registered for attempt of murder. Investigation is going in right direction. The culprit would be behind the bars soon,” he added.