Seven-year-old raped in Bihar, youth arrested

May 5, 2013

Patna: A seven-year-old girl was raped in Bihar's Nawada district by a youth, who was later arrested, police said on Sunday.

The girl was raped in Nepura village in Nawada on Saturday.

Protests against rape. Agencies.

Protests against rape. Agencies.

"Karku alias Mukhia of the same village was arrested," Saharyar Akhtar, a district police official, told IANS.

The medical report has confirmed the rape.

The girl was first admitted at a Nawada hospital and later shifted to Patna Medical College and Hospital here after her condition deteriorated.

In the last 48 hours, at least half a dozen rape cases were reported from across Bihar, police said.

IANS

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