Howrah: In yet another shocking incident of crime against women, a teenage girl was raped at her home on Thursday night.
The incident was reported from Barojmat area which falls under Botanical Garden police station here.
On finding the teenage girl alone at her home, a person living in her neighbourhood raped her, as per the FIR.
The victims mother, who works as a waitress, on returning home found her daughter lying unconscious. The family members immediately took the victim to a nearby Howrah district hospital.
After preliminary investigation, the doctors confirmed that the girl had been raped. Later, the doctors operated the girl. However, it was not clear as to what the operation was about.
The victim’s family then filed a complaint with the local police. On basis of the complaint, the accused, identified as Aman Paswan, was taken into custody on Thursday night.
Meanwhile, the residents of the area have expressed concern and anger over second rape incident in the same vicinity.
On 19th July, Sunday, an unconscious girl was found inside the glass house of the Botanical Garden. After medical examination, it was reported that the girl was subject to gang-rape.