CHANDRAPUR: Even after 48 hours, police are still groping in the dark about the perpetrators of rape and murder of a minor girl in Awalgaon.
SP Sandeep Diwan on Tuesday visited the village and announced a reward for those providing information about the culprits.
Partially naked body of a 17-year-old girl from nomadic tribe was discovered in a farm, owned by the girl's father, on Sunday. The girl was raped and strangulated to death. Post-mortem was carried out at Chandrapur hospital.
Diwan interacted with the villagers and announced that those providing information to help solve the case will be amply rewarded and their names will be kept secrete.
So far no arrests have been made in the case.