India, June 11 -- An uneasy calm prevailed in Tappal with heavy force deployment on Monday even as Internet services were suspended by the district administration here till midnight.

"After the killing of the girl in Tappal, the social media was abuzz with rumours, which was affecting the law and order situation as the victim and the accused (now in custody) were from different communities. To put a check on this, Internet services were blocked on Monday," informed Chandra Bhushan Singh, district magistrate, Aligarh.

Additional director general (Agra Zone) Ajay Anand reached Tappal police station and held an elaborate meeting to review security arrangements in wake of the brutal murder of the three-year-old girl whose mutilated body was...