A person accused of raping and torturing a 12-year-old woman in her Delhi home has been arrested, the police stated. The survivor underwent a surgical procedure at AIIMS hospital and was crucial, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal stated earlier as we speak, calling it a barbaric crime.
The survivor was sexually assaulted at her west Delhi home on Tuesday, when her dad and mom have been at work. She was repeatedly hit by a pointy object on her head and face and was mendacity in a pool of blood when her neighbours discovered her and knowledgeable her dad and mom, the police stated.
Her attacker had escaped the spot after committing the crime.
The woman was first taken to Sanjay Gandhi Memorial Hospital and later shifted to AIIMS after preliminary therapy. According to experiences, she was consistently bleeding.
“We received information on Tuesday regarding the assault of a minor girl. An FIR under section 307 (attempt to murder) and POCSO (Protection of Children from Sexual Offences) Act has been registered and further investigation is underway,” senior police officer A Koan had stated.
Mr Kejriwal on Thursday visited the survivor within the hospital and warranted that he would assign one of the best lawyer to the case to make sure justice.
“The child is in a serious state, unconscious. A surgery has been done. She will be under observation for 24 to 48 hours,” he stated.
Before his go to to the hospital, Mr Kejriwal tweeted that the savage assault “has shaken me to the core. Such predators roaming free cannot be tolerated.”