Mumbai: In a shocking incident, a six-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a 24-year-old man in Dwarka’s Sector-23.
According to police, the incident took place on Tuesday afternoon when The girl was standing near her house when the accused lured the girl by offering her a ‘frooti’ and took her to a secluded place.
The victim was found in the bushes adjacent to a road and was spotted by a passerby.
She was initially rushed to the Deen Dayal Upadhyay Hospital from where she was shifted to the Safdarjung Hospital. Her condition is stated to be stable, the police said.
The victim could not tell her address or her parents’ name when a lady officer tried to ascertain these details, the police said.
The police searched the area where the victim was found and her parents were.
They identified the accused with the help of CCTV footage from the area. Show the accused in the footage with the girl on the day of the incident.
A police official said, “The identity of the accused has become easy as he wore the same T-shirt, which he wore on the day of the incident.”
The police said that the accused was unemployed and lived in the same area as the victim, later he was arrested, the police said that he had confessed his crime.
A case has been registered and the investigation is underway that the accused was involved in similar crimes in the past or not.
(With PTI Inputs)