The Hush Post| 9:11 pm |one-minute-read|
A seven-year-old girl was allegedly raped in Greater Noida by a teenager. The accused has been arrested by the police.
The incident took place around 7 pm on Wednesday in Jarcha police area when the Class 9 student lured the girl to an isolated spot near her home, the police said.
Both the accused and victim live in the same neighbourhood. Also, they belong to the same caste. After the matter was reported to the police, the accused was detained and he has been sent to a juvenile correction home, a police official said.
According to the official, the families of the boy and the girl are economically not so well to do.
“The family claims the boy is 16-year-old but we have sought more documents from them related to his age verification,” the official said.
A case has been registered at Jarcha police station. Further investigations are on, he added.