Class 9 boy rapes five-year-old girl in Noida
A five-year-old girl was raped by a 14-year-old Class 9 student at Sadarpur in Noida on Tuesday evening. Both the victim and the accused are neighbours and the victim often used to visit the boy’s house to play.noida Updated: Jul 20, 2017 10:13 IST
A five-year-old girl was raped by a 14-year-old Class 9 student at Sadarpur in Noida on Tuesday evening. Both the victim and the accused are neighbours and the victim often used to visit the boy’s house to play.
According to the police, the incident took place around 7pm on Tuesday, when the girl had gone to the house of the accused.
Ajay Kumar Singh, station house officer of Sector 39 police station, said, “When the girl returned to home she had bloodstains on her clothes and was bleeding. She narrated the ordeal to her mother, after which the parents approached police.” Singh said that the medical examination of the child confirmed rape.
The victim’s father works as a data operator at a private firm in Noida, the police said.
The girl’s father said that his daughter had not been keeping well for the last few days and had just started recovering from illness.
“On Tuesday evening, the girl went up to the third-floor of their building to the boy’s house for playing. Incidentally, the boy’s family was not at home,” Singh said.
After the incident, the victim’s family went to the boy’s house and informed his parents about the incident, police said.
“The boy has confessed to his crime. We have sent him for counselling. The boy will be produced before court after which he will be sent to a juvenile correction home,” the police said.
A case under section 376 (rape) of IPC and section 3/4 of POCSO Act (Prevention of Children from Sexual Offences Act) has been registered against the boy.
First Published: Jul 19, 2017 23:43 IST