A 14-year old girl was allegedly raped in the south Delhi area on Wednesday. According to police, the neighbour of the girl allegedly raped her. The incident took place in Mehrauli.
The police said that the incident took place around 5.40 pm at the house of the accused.
The accused, who is still absconding, has been identified as Prabhat Kumar, 20.
According to police, the accused went to the house of the girl when he knew she would be alone.
As the girl knew the accused, she let him enter the house.
On Wednesday, when the victim's mother went to the market, the accused took her to his room and allegedly raped her. The police said that the incident was brought to their notice only on Thursday as the victim was terrified after the incident.
"She finally broke down and told her mother about the rape. Subsequently, a PCR call was made. She also told her mother that the accused threatened her with dire consequences if she told anyone about it," said a senior police officer on the condition of anonymity.
The victim was taken to the Safdarjung Hospital for medical examination, where doctors confirmed rape.