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Six-year-old girl raped in Muzaffarnagar

Police have arrested the accused and registered a case against him under Section 376 (Rape) of the IPC and the POCSO Act.

By: PTI | Muzaffarnagar |
February 13, 2017 1:07:13 pm

A six-year-old girl was raped by a man at Kookra village in the district, police said on Monday. The accused, Sajid (25), was caught and handed over to police by locals who heard the minor girl’s cries.

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Police have arrested the accused and registered a case against him under Section 376 (Rape) of the IPC and the POCSO Act. The girl has been admitted to a hospital.

According to a complaint lodged by the victim’s father the accused had lured the girl to a house when she had gone to a shop.

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