Girl raped by neighbour in Sitapur

A seven-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a neighbour in a village in the district, police said.

PTI| Updated: Apr 08, 2016, 13:32 PM IST

Sitapur: A seven-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a neighbour in a village in the district, police said.

The girl was alone in her house yesterday when the 21-year-old accused identified as Pramod allegedly raped her, they said.

When the victim's mother returned from her field she found her daughter in a critical condition.

Station Officer Sakran, Ramlal Yadav said that a case under POSCO Act has been registered on the complaint of the mother and the accused was arrested late in the evening.

The girl has been admitted to a hospital.