Udaipur : In yet another shocking case of violence against kids, a five year old girl was raped by her grandfather’s younger brother in NayaGuda village of Gogunda block in the district on Thursday evening. The rape survivor is admitted in the government hospital here while the police arrested the accused late night. According to police, the girl was with her parents who were working in their field. Later she accompanied her paternal grandmother back home.
While she was playing with other kids in the neighbourhood, her grandfather’s cousin brother came there and took her to a deserted place. The accused was drunk and he behaved unmodestly with the kid who was too young to understand or resist and taking advantage of the situation, the accused sexually abused her. The child bled profusely while the accused fled from the spot.
The girl went back to her parents and seeing her stained clothes, they rushed her to nearby hospital from where she was referred to Udaipur and taken in critical care unit. Police was informed, the child identified the accused and told what he had done. Police swung into action and arrested the 44-year old accused from his hideout. The case has been registered under the POCSO Act and investigation has already started, a senior officer said.