In a shocking incident, an 8-year-old girl was raped by a 12-year-old boy near Zirakpur town, Punjab on Saturday.
The incident of sexual assault is increasing day by day, in a similar act, an incident has been reported from Dhakoli, near Zirakpur town where a minor 8-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a 12-year-old boy.
It was reported that the girl went to buy milk on Sunday morning from a shop which is located near her school.
Police said the accused hails from Uttar Pradesh but currently he is living in Dhakoli, Punjab.
The incident took place at around 8 am in the morning on Sunday, when the victim went to buy a packet of milk grocery shop which is located near her school. The boy used to live in the same locality when he saw the girl he forcefully drag the girl to the bushes and raped her.
The girl returns back to her home crying and narrated the whole incident to her mother.
Following the incident, victim’s father moved to the local police and lodged a complaint against the accused.
The accused has confessed his crime, Police said.
Meanwhile, medical tests have been conducted where the doctor told she has suffered from injuries on her private parts.
However, a case has been registered against the accused under the Indian Penal Code and POCSO Act.