55-year-old man rapes class 6 girl in Rajasthan's Bundi

Kota, PTI | Updated : 24 April 2019, 07:35 PM
The minor in her complaint stated that the accused is her father's friend and frequently visited her home. (Representational Image)
The minor in her complaint stated that the accused is her father's friend and frequently visited her home. (Representational Image)

A 12-year-old girl was allegedly raped by her father's friend in Rajasthan's Bundi district Wednesday, police said.

The girl, a student of class 6, was allegedly raped five days ago at an isolated place in Old Grain Mandi premises under Bundi city police station limits but approached police with her uncle only Wednesday, they said.

The accused, Jagdish Khateek, is a resident of Shiv Colony, Undaliya ki Dungeri, Bundi, SHO, Bundi city police station, Ghanshyam Meena said.

The minor in her complaint stated that the accused is her father's friend and frequently visited her home and alleged that he lured her with sweet edibles and took her to an isolated place where he raped her, the SHO said.

The matter is being probed and the procedure to lodge a rape case under relevant sections of the Indian Penal Code and the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act, is underway, Sub-Inspector of Bundi Mahila police station Mukeshi Meena said.

First Published: Wednesday, April 24, 2019 07:35 PM
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