A ninth-grader girl has been killed after rape in Kachua Upazila of Chandpur, according to Kochua police OC Waliullah Oli.
The body of the victim, Jannatul Nayeem,14, was recovered from a canal at No 9 Koraiya union on Sunday.
Quoting family, police said a student of MA Khaleque Memorial High School and College, Jannatul went to a field nearby her home on Friday noon to collect grass, media reports.
Family started searching the girl as she did not return home after a long time. Later, her scarf and knife were seen at the field, but, Jannatul was missing.
Local people protested the killing and formed a human chain demanding punishment of the culprits.