Jammu, Oct 18: The police today arrested a youth for raping his five-year old cousin in Reasi district of Jammu and Kashmir.
Sources informed that the accused, identified as Rajinder (20), allegedly raped the minor at Karal Bani village of Garnah Morh in Reasi district when the family members of the victim were not at home.
Acoording to sources, the parents of the victim had gone to see the 'Ram Lila' last night when the accused entered their house and allegedly raped her. The youth fled after shifting the girl to the adjoining house.
The victim was taken to the district hospital in Udhampur by her parents. Rajinder has been arrested.