Man detained for attempting to rape infant girl


A 19-year-old youth was captured by the transport nagar police for supposedly endeavoring rape to a two year old newborn child by taking her inside his home at Aamgarh slum territory close Transport Nagar. Notwithstanding, while the girl cried individuals snatched him and gave him over to the police late on Tuesday evening. As it was instance of a minor, police have enrolled a case under suitable sections of Protection of Children from Sexual Offenses Act (POCSO) Act.

As per the police, the charged recognized as Chotu Singh welcomed the little girl in guise of buying her wafers and when the girl came nearer he took the child into his home and was endeavoring assault to the child. “Hearing the crying of the girl individuals in the area come to at the spot and informed the police control room late on Tuesday evening. A group of officers rushed to the spot and the blamed was captured,” said an officer on Wednesday.

Since it was an instance of minor case would be dealt with as a rape case according to the provisions of the POCSO act. “We will likewise attempt to lodge an early charge-sheet and seek after for the speedier conviction of the denounced in the court,” the officer included.

The blamed is a native for Madhya Pradesh and was dwelling in the slum range for as far back as 2 years.