By Ian Noble For Mailonline
Published: 13:24 BST, 4 September 2020 | Updated: 13:24 BST, 4 September 2020
A three-year-old girl has been raped and strangled in India as part of an on-going feud between rival families, the victim’s father claims.
This is the third such similar incident in the Lakhimpur Kher district, of Uttar Pradesh, of India, in the last 20 days.
In the latest incident the child, who had been missing since Wednesday, was found near to her village in the Lakhimpur Kher district, of Uttar Pradesh.
A man from the child's village has since been arrested based upon her father's complaint.
The child's father alleges that the arrested man kidnapped and killed his daughter due to an old rivalry.
The suspect was arrested after the police formed four teams to search for him.
Villagers found the body of the three-year-old in an Indian field where she had been raped and strangled
She was found in a field on Thursday just 1,600ft from her home and the