New Delhi: On Wednesday, police said that a 16-year-old raped survivor gave birth to a baby on the terrace of her residence in Delhi.
Police received a PCR call about the baby recovered in North Delhi:
On 32 October, police rescued a PCR call wherein the caller informed the police about the newborn baby. Police revealed that they recovered the baby being wrapped in a cloth from North Delhi. However, there was no information regarding the infant. Later the CCTV footage of the area was checked.
16 year old raped by 60-year-old man: gives birth to a baby on the terrace
A senior police officer reported, “We received information on Saturday night regarding the infant. Police reached the spot and rushed the baby to a hospital. When we checked the CCTV footage of the area, the baby was found with a girl.”
The girl was scared earlier and hence did not tell her mother about the rape:
The girl was later traced by the police. The girl told the police that she was raped by a 60-year-old man about eight to nine months ago. Also, she said that since she was scared she did not tell her mother about the same.
Accused has now been arrested by the police :
The police said that the girl covered the baby in a cloth and put the infant at a shop far from her home. Then, She left the spot. The accused identified as the shopkeeper has been arrested by the police Also a case has been registered under various sections of rape and POCSO( Protection of Children from Sexual Offences) act
The girl’s mother works as domestic help. They said that the girl was raped eight or nine months back.