A 30-year-old man was arrested for allegedly raping a five-year-old woman in Mumbai on Monday afternoon, a police official mentioned.
In response to the official, the accused was recognized to the woman’s father and would usually go to their residence in Mumbai’s suburban Goregaon.
On Monday afternoon, the person visited his acquittance’s residence, the place he discovered the woman alone, he mentioned.
Making the most of the scenario, the accused sexually assaulted the woman, the official mentioned.
The woman’s elder brother reached residence across the similar time and instantly alerted his neighbours, and in addition knowledgeable his mother and father concerning the incident, he mentioned.
The woman’s mother and father went to the Aarey police station and lodged an FIR in opposition to the accused, the official added.
The accused was arrested and charged underneath numerous sections of the Indian Penal Code for rape, and in addition the underneath the Safety of Kids from Sexual Offences Act, he added.