Mother and lesbian lover guilty of killing girl, 8

Polly Chowdhury (left), 35, and her lesbian lover Kiki Muddar

Polly Chowdhury, 35, was groomed by 43-year-old Kiki Muddar, who invented a host of fictional alter egos on social media including a Muslim spirit called Skyman to control her girlfriend.

The women would give the little girl cold baths, force feed her until she was sick and make her scrub the bathroom floor to rid her of “evil spirits”, the Old Bailey heard.

They regularly beat and humiliated her, and a neighbour heard the child’s pitiful screams as the pair took turns to creep into her bedroom wearing a terrifying horror mask.

Ayesha weighed just three-and-a-half stone when she died from a blow to the head at her home in Chadwell Heath, Essex, on 28 August 2013.

When emergency services arrived the next day she was found lying naked, except for a pair of pink knickers, covered in bruises.

She had sustained nearly 50 injuries including a bite mark on her back which was matched to her mother…