Minor sodomised by youth in UP

A 5-year-old boy was allegedly sodomised by a youth at Nirala Nagar village under Newmandi police station in the district, police said Wednesday.

PTI| Last Updated: Sep 03, 2014, 14:24 PM IST

Muzaffarnagar: A 5-year-old boy was allegedly sodomised by a youth at Nirala Nagar village under Newmandi police station in the district, police said Wednesday.

The incident took place yesterday when the boy was playing outside his house, following which the accused, identified as Gaurav took the boy to the nearby fields and allegedly sodomised him, they said.

The injured boy was rushed to the hospital in serious condition, police said, adding the accused has been arrested in this connection.