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Delhi: Man arrested for allegedly raping 18-month-old neighbor

14 Nov 2017 | By Gazal Gupta
18-month-old raped in Delhi allegedly by neighbour

A man was arrested for allegedly raping his 18-month-old girl neighbor at her house in Delhi's Shahpur Jat.

The accused sexually assaulted the toddler on Sunday evening when her parents had left her in the protection and care of the accused, while they had gone to work.

Both the child's father and the accused work at a private security company.

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14 Nov 2017Delhi: Man arrested for allegedly raping 18-month-old neighbor

ConfirmationChild was crying and bleeding from private parts

The incident came to light, when the toddler's mother returned in the evening and found the girl crying and bleeding from the private parts.

She took the girl to the nearest hospital where a medical examination confirmed rape.

A case has been filed under POCSO.

The 21-year-old accused is unmarried but his name was not disclosed.