A man allegedly raped a nine-month-old baby girl and later choked her to death in Telangana's Warangal city. According to a senior police officer, while the baby was sleeping alongside her parents, the 28-year-old accused took the baby on the terrace of their house and sexually assaulted her and choked her while she started crying which led her to death. When the police got the complaint about the parents missing baby, the accused was immediately traced, who was a labourer and was found with the baby. The baby was hurried to the hospital, but was declared 'brought dead'. The police have registered the case under section 376 (rape), 302 (murder) of the IPC and under the relevant section of POCSO Act, 2012.