The victim raised the alarm and neighbours rushed to her rescue. The accused was thrashed by the residents of the area before beinh handed over to the police.
The father of the victim is an auto driver.
A case of sexual assault under sections 8, 18 of the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, has been registered at the the Sector-36 police station. The accused was produced in the court and sent to jail.