In yet another brutal case of sexual assault in Madhya Pradesh’s Jabalpur, a 16-year-old boy has been arrested for allegedly raping a five-year-old girl.
According to Pratap Markan, Kundam police station in charge, the incident took place on Saturday in Baghraji village, some 60 kilometres from the district headquarters.
"The 16-year-boy raped the girl when she went to his family-owned shop to buy chocolates. The girl told her family about the ordeal after her mother noticed blood stains on her clothes. The boy has been detained, while the girl has been hospitalised," the official said.
With PTI inputs
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