Girl raped, killed

ITAHARI: An unidentified gang murdered a girl after raping her at Hasposa-1 in Sunsari. The body of the girl was found in the area on Friday morning, Binod Shrestha, Sub-Inspector, Area Police Office Itahari said. According to him, her hand bag and slippers were recovered from the incident site. Shrestha also informed that the police have intensified the investigation into the case. The body of the girl has been sent to BP Koirala of Institute of Health Sciences in Dharan for autopsy. Identity of the girl is yet to be ascertained.