The Uttar Pradesh police have filed a complaint against a 22-year-old man who raped a seven-year-old girl in Kosi town in the state's Mathura district.
The incident took place on Sunday when Vishnu, a worker in a tent company, took the minor girl to the nearby bushes and raped her. He fled the spot after the girl's family rushed to the crime scene on hearing her cries, according to a PTI report.
The minor was taken to a private hospital which referred her to Agra Medical College.
The police said they hope to nab the accused soon.
"We have received his location and if it is correct, he would be arrested today," Deputy Superintendent of Police Atul Kumar Srivastava said.
He added that Vishnu has been booked under Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POSCO) Act.
UP: Police Hunt for Man Accused of Raping 7-Year-Old-Girl in Mathura By Neha Singh February 23, 2015
Faridabad, Feb 23 (PTI) An 18-year-old girl was repeatedly raped by a youth who also filmed the act, police said today.
The incident occurred a more than a week back when the girl, whose parents sell milk, had gone to the house of the accused, Virendra, to deliver the milk, a police spokesperson said.
The accused then gave her sedatives-laced water to drink following which she lost consciousness. Virendra then raped her and filmed the act.
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