New Delhi, Sept 23: In a shameful incident, a 5-year-old girl became the latest victim of rape by her neighbour.
The shocking incident happened on Monday, Sept 21 evening in Dwarka area of south west Delhi.
At around 7 pm, when the girl was alone, 25-year-old Surjeet alias Bittu barged into her home and he molested and raped her.
After committing the dastardly act, he threatened the minor girl with dire consequences and told her not to reveal the incident to anyone.
Victim's father, a rickshaw driver and her mother, a domestic help were out of work at that time and her siblings had gone out for playing.
When her mother returned home, the girl narrated the horrific incident to her, after which police was informed.
The police arrested the accused from his house after few hours of the incident. He was booked under IPC section 376 (rape) and POCSO at Dwarka north police station.
The girl was sent for medical examination that confirmed she was raped.