MAN ARRESTED FOR RAPING 2-YEAR-OLD
LUDHIANA: The police on Monday arrested a man for allegedly raping the two-year-old daughter of his neighbour at Shanti Nagar, Giaspura, here.
The mother of the girl, Sunita Rani, a migrant labourer who lives in a vehra at Tubewell Wali Gali in Shanti Nagar alleged that the incident took place when her daughter was playing outside her house in the afternoon. The girl reportedly went missing after some time and Rani heard the minor's screams from her neighbour's house.
Dalip Singh, in-charge, Sherpur police post, said: "Dina Nath, who works as a welder, took Rani to his vehra and raped her. After hearing Rani scream, Sunita Rani ran to Dina Nath's vehra and caught him raping her daughter. She raised an alarm and residents caught him and brought him to the police station."
"Rani has been shifted to the civil hospital. Dina Nath is under arrest and proper action will be taken against him," Dalip Singh added.