An eight year old girl was raped by 16 year old in the Basti district of Uttar Pradesh on Sunday. According to Superintendent of Police of Basti, Ashish Srivastava, on sunday evening at six the police received a call from a resident of the Dubulia police station area. “The person complained that his eight-year-old daughter was raped allegedly by their neighbour. We immediately rushed to the location and admitted the girl to a female clinic for treatment,” he said. The officials said that according to information gathered by police, the accused is 16 year old and also a distant relative of girl.
Mr Srivastava informed that the girl is not in a critical condition. He further added “A case has been registered under section 376 of IPC and POSCO act. We are looking for the accused and will investigate further after we arrest him.”