Minor raped in east DelhiSeptember 1st, 2008 - 10:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 1 (IANS) An eight-year-old girl has been raped in Pandav Nagar of east Delhi, police said Monday.The victim’s mother had sent her to buy something from a nearby store at around 7 p.m. Sunday but a man, yet to be identified, took her away and allegedly raped her, police said.
“When the victim returned home at around 9 p.m. she was bleeding. Her parents were scared and took her to a hospital where doctors confirmed rape,” a senior police officer said.
The parents then informed police.
“The victim told her parents she had been taken to a deserted place near the Akshardham temple and then raped. The man left her at the spot and then fled from the spot,” the police officer added.
The victim is a primary school student and her father works in Pandav Nagar.
Further investigations were on, police said.