Minor girl raped in Hazaribagh

Last Updated: Thursday, February 14, 2013 - 21:42

Hazaribagh (Jharkhand): A minor girl was raped allegedly by a youth, Shankar Yadav, at Dumalah village in Hazaribagh district, police sources said on Thursday.

The father of the 12-year-old victim lodged an FIR accusing the 26-year-old man of taking his daughter to his house yesterday on the pretext of teaching her and then allegedly raped her, Sub-divisional Police officer, Barhi, Binod Kumar Sinha said here.

The youth who had fled when neighbours rushed to his house after hearing the victim`s cries, was arrested today by policemen in mufti, Sinha said.

The girl was sent for medical examination.

PTI




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