Published On : Fri, Jun 5th, 2015

Eight-year-old girl raped by neighbour

Nagpur: In a shocking incident, an 8-year-old girl was raped by her neighbour in Yashodhara Nagar area, causing sensation in the locality. The enraged relatives of the girl and residents of the area virtually besieged the Yashodhara Nagar police station demanding strict action against the youth.

The accused youth ran away from the area after the incident came to light. A huge commotion followed after the accused Ajay Nagulwar (22) was brought to the police station by the DG squad. Fearing a major fracas, the cops took the accused in an inner room where he was interrogated intensely. The accused, though admitted to the crime, expressed remorse at the incident to save himself from the raging crowd.

Police said that the accused is a DJ operator. He stays in front of the house of the victim. Being a regular visitor, the victim girl always referred to him as her brother. On Wednesday night, the girl was watching TV at a nearby house of her uncle. The accused too came there to watch the movie at about 11 pm. The girl’s uncle went to sleep after some time leaving the victim girl and the accused alone.

Taking advantage of the situation, the accused started molesting the girl. In the meantime, the girl’s mother came to the uncle’s house to take her daughter. When she put on the lights, she found the accused in a compromising position with her daughter. Immediately, the girl’s mother raised an alarm and caught the accused by his collar.

However, the accused managed to give a slip and ran away from the spot. The news of the accused youth’s misadventures spread in the locality by morning.

The furious crowd then made their way to the Yashodhara Nagar police station where a complaint was lodged. The police have registered an offence of rape against the accused and are investigating the matter further. Being a regular visitor, the victim girl always referred to him as her brother. On Wednesday night, the girl was watching TV at a nearby house of her uncle