Published On : Sun, Sep 10th, 2017

Delhi: 5-Year-Old Girl Raped in Tagore Public School in Gandhinagar, Peon Arrested

Rape

New Delhi: In yet another shameful incident a five-year-old school girl was raped inside Tagore Public School premises in Gandhinagar area in Delhi. The incident took place on Saturday morning after which the victim was admitted to a nearby hospital where her condition is being told as critical. After police started its investigation they found the peon of Tagore Public School responsible for the crime who was later arrested.

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Delhi police officials have booked the peon under POCSO Act.

The school authorities have not yet issued any statement.

The victim is said to be lying in a critical condition at the government hospital.

According to reports the girl on Saturday afternoon returned home in critical condition and informed her mother about the horrific incident. The mother of the victim then informed her father who later took her to the hospital.

The police investigation started after doctors at the hospital informed victim’s parents that their daughter was raped.

The victim who is a Class I student at the Tagore Public School told that a peon identified as Vikas allegedly raped her inside the school premises. After which the police started searching for Vikas, who went absconding for few hours. He was later arrested and was booked under POCSO Act. The cops are investigating the case.

Following the incident, angry parents in large number had gathered at the school and accused school authorities of hiring staff without doing their background check.

The school authorities have not yet issued any statement. The victim is said to be lying in a critical condition at the government hospital.