7-year-old girl found dead in Surkhet

June 8, 2022

In yet another suspicious incident, a 7-year-old girl (Grishma BK) missing for the past four days has been found dead in the Gurbhakot municipality-5 of the Surkhet district.

Grishma was found dead in a maize field, around 500 meters away from her house on Tuesday morning, according to police. Locals have suspected that the child was raped and murdered.

Police have arrested a 20-year-old man on the charge of murdering the child. Police said that further investigation is underway.

The deceased was living with her grandmother as her father is abroad for a job and the mother was already dead.