71-year-old `tantric` arrested for raping minor in Delhi
New Delhi: A 71-year-old tantric was arrested here for raping a 10-year-old girl on the pretext of healing her, police said on Wednesday.
The girl, who had a migraine, had been advised by a neighbour to seek the tantric`s help. Her mother took her to Kanu Lal, a tantric in Govindpuri area in south Delhi on Tuesday evening.
Lal asked her mother to leave the room as he would perform some rituals.
Lal raped the minor girl and fled, police said. Later, the victim told her mother about the assault.
"A medical examination confirmed rape. The accused was arrested from his house on Wednesday morning," said a police officer.
More from India
More from World
More from Sports
More from Entertaiment
- Shiv Sena MP Ravindra Gaikwad barred from flying after his assault on AI staffer
- Watch: Yogi Adityanath's first speech as Uttar Pradesh CM in Gorakhpur
- What Hindu saints think about Ram Mandir issue?
- Yogi Adityanath to visit Gorakhpur for first time today after becoming UP CM
- Bikaner: 13-year-old schoolgirl raped by eight teachers
- WATCH: Skipper Virat Kohli carries drinks for Team India
- Know how to link your PAN card with Aadhaar card – Here is the step by step explanation
- Mulayam Singh Yadav's son Prateek, his daughter-in-law Aparna meet UP CM Yogi Adityanath - Know why
- Mohanlal's 'Manyam Puli' has a BREATHTAKING scene where TIGER attacks a boy! WATCH 'Pulimurugan' clip
- Yogi Adityanath meets gang-rape survivor, who was forced to drink acid, at Lucknow hospital; two arrested