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Minor girl raped in Rajasthan


Bundi: A 14-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a youth when she was alone at her home in Cheta village of the district, police said today.

Saranjeet Singh of Nayadagriya village raped the girl when she was alone in her house yesterday afternoon. She later narrated the incident to her father, who then lodged a complaint with police this morning, Sub-Inspector Ashok Parihar said.

On the complaint of the victim’s father, police lodged a case against the accused under section 376 of IPC and section 3, 4 of POCSO Act, he said, adding the accused was yet to be arrested.

The victim was sent for medical examination today and the report is awaited, he said, adding that the police is investigating the matter.