Guwahati, Dec 17: A teenage girl from Assam’s Barpeta district was allegedly raped and murdered in Bengaluru yesterday. The deceased has been identified as Jasminara Akhtar. She was pursuing BSc Nursing in East-West College in Bengaluru.
The Bengaluru Police have already arrested a man named Anisur Rahman from Goalpara, who is suspected as the main accused.
Police sources added that the accused was known to the victim.
“The arrested person is a friend of the victim’s brother. He was helping her with the admission, too. On Wednesday, the victim went to the accused residence and later was found in a pool of blood by locals.”