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Peon Arrested For Raping 5-Year-Old Girl In Tagore Public School Toilet

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| September 10 , 2017 , 13:36 IST

A peon of Tagore Public School in east Delhi's Gandhi Nagar has been arrested for sexually assaulting a 5-year-old girl in the school washroom on Saturday afternoon.

The girl, a student of Class 1 had gone to the toilet to relieve herself when she was raped. As she started crying the attacker left her outside the washroom and fled. When the girl returned home crying in the afternoon, her parents found her to be bleeding from her private parts and they took her to the hospital where she remains in critical condition.

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"The girl returned home in a very critical condition and told her mother about the horrific incident. The mother of the girl then informed me and we rushed her to the hospital," said the victim's father.   

"After the doctors observing her, they informed me to call the police and to file an FIR in this matter. I'm glad that the police have arrested the accused and would want strict action against him. The school has not yet taken any action on this matter," he added.

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The police rounded up a series of staffers at the hospital, including school bus drivers and conductors putting them through interrogation. One staffer, identified as a peon who served food to teachers matched the description of the attacker as given by the child.

During interrogation, the peon broke down and confessed to the crime, police said. He was then arrested and the police filed charges under sections of rape (376 IPC) and protection of children from sexual offences (POCSO) Act.

Police is expected to interrogate him further to ascertain if he has abused other kids in the past.

Ibrahim

How long will we see the painfull news of these little girls why d't u make a law that will deter a person hundred times before going to do such action