Thane (Maharashtra): Police in Maharashtra’s Thane District have arrested a man for raping and murdering a class eight girl on Friday.

The accused has reportedly confessed to the crime and has been booked for murder, rape and also under sections of the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act.

The accused is alleged to have taken the girl to an isolated spot on the pretext of dropping her home from school and raped her.

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