02/11/2016 2:21 PM IST | Updated 02/11/2016 2:33 PM IST

Tantrik Allegedly Beheads Four-Year-Old Girl In Assam

The main accused is absconding. 

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SONARI -- In a shocking incident of superstition and black magic, a four-year-old girl was allegedly beheaded and offered as sacrifice by a tantrik in Assam's Sonari district.

The victim belonged to an Adivasi community.

The incident came to light when the police recovered the beheaded body of the child.

The incident took place on 22 October, the day the child went missing.

However, the angry villagers vandalised the house of the tantric.

According to sources, the main accused, Abdul Jalil, is absconding.

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