A six-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a ten-year-old boy in Inchauli area in Meerut district, police said on Sunday.
According to police, the incident occurred on Friday night when the minor girl, daughter of a rickshaw puller, entered the neighbouring house to get some water.
She was then called by the boy in a room and was allegdly raped. After hearing her cries for help, the girl’s family members arrived at the scene and found her bleeding, they said.
The victim was sent for a medical test and a case has been registered against the accused on the basis of a complaint by the girl’s family.
Efforts are on to take the boy in custody, police said.