Guwahati: A four-year old girl was allegedly beheaded and sacrificed by a ‘Tantrik’ (witch doctor) to trace a lost mobile phone.
The incident took place at Ratnapur tea estate in Upper Assam’s Charaideo district.
The body of the minor girl who went missing since Oct 24, was recovered from forest area near the tea estate on Monday.
Police recovered her severed head and arms from the forest area.
Charaideo district police said that, the minor girl belonging to Adivasi community was allegedly beheaded and sacrifice by the ‘Tantrik’ to trace a lost mobile phone of Hanuman Bhumij’s daughter.
The main accused identified as Tantrik Abdul Jalil is still absconding.