Police officials of Raipur district said here on Monday that Arjun Pal (20) has been arrested by the police for raping a nine-year-old girl in Telibandha police station area of the city.
Police officials said that Arjun had allegedly raped the girl on the intervening night of 5th and 6th of this month. Later, the injured girl was admitted to the hospital by the relatives and the matter was informed to the police. The condition of the girl is out of danger.
He said that the police arrested the accused youth on the complaint of the girl’s mother. The accused youth is a resident of Madhya Pradesh.
Police officials said that the youth has been arrested under various sections of the Indian Penal Code and the Protection of Children from Sexual Offenses Act. The police is investigating the matter.