A five-year-old girl was allegedly raped by her 19-year-old cousin in her house at Sohna near Gurgaon.
The incident occurred last evening when the child was alone in her house at Sohna in the NCR of Delhi, where the brutal rape of another five-year-old girl has sparked a public outrage.
Gurgaon police commissioner Alok Mittal said the accused, who has been arrested, had gone to his maternal uncle's house last night and when he hound his cousin alone at home he allegedly raped her.
When the family returned home, they found the child lying unconscious and the cousin, Ajay, missing.
The child's medical examination at Civil Hospital confirmed rape, Mittal said.