NEW DELHI: The national capital continues to face embarrassment due to the increasing incidents of rape. Following rape and torture of a 4-year-old in Delhi, two more cases of minor girls being gang-raped have come into limelight from the Arvind Kejriwal ruled Delhi. The two minors are reported to be in critical condition following severe injuries.
In the first case that left the capital in shock, a two-and-half-year-old minor was allegedly gang-raped on Friday by two men who abducted her on a motorbike. She had been playing outside her house in the Nangloi area of West Delhi at that time. Soon after it was realized that she was missing, the girl was found by the neighbours at a nearby park in a serious condition and profusely bleeding.
According to the girl’s mother, her daughter was abducted while she was watching a Ramleela performance near their house. “My daughter was watching Ramleela and there was a sudden power cut. That is when the kidnappers took away my girl,” the mother said.
Swati Maliwal, Chairperson, Delhi Commission for Women visited the victim today and said the child had suffered severe damage to her private parts and had deep bite marks on her body. “Woke up to 2 incidents of gangrape of a 2.5 year old n 5 year old. Bleeding not stopping for 2.5 year old. On way to Sanjay Gandhi Hospital (sic),” Swati posted on her Twitter wall today. No arrests have been made so far in the case.
Apart from this, there was another similar case that was reported from East Delhi’s Anand Vihar area. A five-year-old was reportedly alone at home when she was raped by three men. According to the reports, one of the accused, who is her neighbour took her to his house and raped her along with his friends present there already.
Police was informed after the neighbours saw the minor coming out of the house of the accused. “She was crying and her clothes were drenched in blood,” one of the neighbours informed the police. All three accused in this case have been arrested.
First Published | 17 October 2015 3:41 PM