An 11-year-old lady was allegedly raped by her father’s 42-year-old pal at her residence in outer Delhi’s Vijay Vihar on Saturday afternoon, police mentioned. Police have arrested the person and registered a case in opposition to him.
The man fled from the crime scene after a girl within the neighbourhood noticed him sexually assaulting the lady and raised an alarm. He was later caught from outer Delhi, mentioned the police.
“We registered a case of rape under the relevant sections of Indian Penal Code and Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (Pocso) Act. He is a friend of the girl’s father,” mentioned deputy commissioner of police (Rohini) Pramod Kumar Mishra.
Police mentioned that the lady lives along with her mother and father and youthful brother at their residence in Vijay Vihar. Her father is a mason whereas the mom is a house maker. Her mom had gone to her village for some work.
Police mentioned that on Saturday morning, the kid’s father had left for work, leaving his two kids at residence. Around 1 pm, the pal of the lady’s father reached residence and compelled himself on her whereas her brother was sleeping.
“The girl’s medical examination was done and she was counselled,” the DCP mentioned.