Staff Reporter

WARANGAL: In a bizarre incident, a 10-year-old girl was found raped and murdered in Pragathisingaram village in Shayampet mandal here on Thursday evening. According to the police, Mora Sandhya, a fifth class student of Pragathisingaram went to school on Wednesday and did not return. Her parents, M Sambaiah and Suguna searched for their daughter but in vain. On Thursday, she was found dead near a tank on the village outskirts. Her body was swollen and clothes torn. Police suspect that she might have been molested and murdered.