A 12-year-old woman was allegedly sexually assaulted by an unidentified man, who additionally hit her face and head with a pointy object at her residence in west Delhi’s Paschim Vihar space, police stated on Wednesday.
The woman, who has harm marks on her physique, is presently at a metropolis hospital in vital situation, they stated.
Police are questioning the neighbours and scanning the CCTV footage of the close by areas to establish the accused, they added.
Police stated they acquired details about the incident on Tuesday night. The neighbours noticed the woman mendacity in a pool of blood and knowledgeable the police and her mother and father.
She was then taken to Sanjay Gandhi Memorial Hospital and was shifted to AIIMS after preliminary remedy.
The accidents on the her physique had been brought on by a pointy object, a senior police officer stated.
Police have registered a case below related sections of the Indian Penal Code.
“We acquired info on Tuesday concerning the assault of a minor woman in Paschim Vihar West police station. An FIR below part 307 (try to homicide) and POCSO Act has been registered and additional investigation is underway,” Deputy Commissioner of Police (outer) A Koan stated.
Preliminary investigation revealed that the woman was alone in the home and her mother and father had been at their office when the incident occurred, police stated.
In keeping with the police, she was hit on her head and face with a pointy object a number of instances.
The accused managed to flee from the spot.
The Delhi Fee For Girls (DCW) has additionally issued a discover to the police in reference to the incident and has sought an in depth motion taken report within the matter by August eight.
The panel stated the horrific incident of rape was reported from Paschim Vihar on August four.
“Reportedly, the woman was brutally raped after which the perpetrator(s) tried to kill her. Presently, she is combating for her life in AIIMS, Delhi. It’s reported that she was attacked with blunt objects and has accidents throughout her physique. This can be a very severe matter,” the panel stated.
The DCW has sought a duplicate of FIR. It has additionally sought to know whether or not the accused has been arrested within the case.
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