A 24-year-old man allegedly raped an 15-year-old orphan after offering her sedative-laced sweets on June 24 in her Northeast Delhi home. The police filed charges of rape against the accused on July 4.
Police said Rakesh (24), the son of the landlord in a Jyoti Nagar house in East Delhi, allegedly raped a minor at night. She was staying with her aunt and cousins. According to the police, on the night of June 24, Rakesh offered the minor sedative-laced sweet. When the girl ate it, she fell asleep. Her aunt and and cousins were sleeping on the terrace.