9-yr-old girl strangled to death in Kannur; mother arrested
Kannur: The police found out that the death of a 9-year-old girl under mysterious circumstances in Chaladu in Kannur was a case of murder. The deceased was identified as Avanthika, daughter of Rajesh and Vahida. The police arrested the girl's mother in connection with the murder.
According to the police, the woman strangled her daughter to death. Vahida was trying to murder the girl and then commit suicide. It is learnt that she was having some mental problems.
Avanthika was found exhausted at their house on Sunday morning. Following this, father Rajesh rushed her to the hospital, but her life could not be saved. With this, Rajesh filed a complaint raising doubts in the death.
The police charged a case for unnatural death. After they took Vahida into custody and interrogated, it was found out that the girl was murdered.