3-year-old raped in Misrod
IN A horrific incident, a three-year-old girl was allegedly raped in a house in Misrod area on Friday. The accused, Prakash, 40, was arrested.india Updated: Feb 25, 2006 12:47 IST
IN A horrific incident, a three-year-old girl was allegedly raped in a house in Misrod area on Friday. The accused, Prakash, 40, was arrested.
According to SDOP (Misrod) Rajesh Bhadoria, the incident occurred at a bungalow being renovated at H-37, Laharpur extension near Bagh Mughalia. The victim is the daughter of the watchman, Chhavilal Sharma, He lives in the bungalow while the owners live in Delhi.
In the afternoon, Sharma had gone out. His wife went to sleep and one of her daughters, a three-year-old, was playing in the house after returning from school. When the incident occurred, the victim’s two sisters – one five-year-old and another two-year-old, were sleeping close to their mother.
Prakash, who was whitewashing the bungalow, lured the girl with a chocolate and took her to the top floor, where he allegedly raped the girl and told her not to reveal it to anybody. A little while later the girl’s mother got up and after noticing the child’s condition inquired her about it.
Subsequently, she called the police. The accused, fearing arrest, hid self on the top floor. However, during interrogation, he confessed to committing the rape.
The medical examination confirmed the rape of the girl. The victim has been given medication and her condition is stable.
The accused is a resident of Bhim Nagar. He has an eighteen-year-old son and ten-year-old daughter. The bungalow belongs to a former Chairman of MPEB, who lives in Delhi. The Misrod police registered a case against him and are investigating the case.
First Published: Feb 25, 2006 12:47 IST