Delhi: 3-year-old survives after being raped, strangled, left to die

The accused tried to mislead investigators but police found a bloodstain on his shirt.

By: Express News Service | New Delhi | Published:November 23, 2016 4:34 am

A three-and-a-half-year-old girl was allegedly raped by her neighbour, who stays in the same building, in north Delhi’s Sarai Rohila on Monday evening.

Police said, preliminary investigation revealed that the 35-year-old accused allegedly kidnapped the girl from outside her home on the pretext of buying her a chocolate. Police said he took her to an isolated area near Dayabasti station and allegedly raped and strangled her, before leaving her to die in a six-foot ditch.

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But the girl, who became unconscious, was found alive by police around 10 hours later. The accused has been arrested while the girl is recuperating in Hindu Rao hospital, Deputy Commissioner of Police (north district) Madhur Verma said. The girl is said to be out of danger.

“On Monday afternoon, the girl’s parents had gone to meet their relatives. They discovered that she was missing when they returned at 8 pm,” police said.

The girl’s father immediately informed police. “Police found that she was last seen with the accused. They arrested him from his home, where he was found drunk,” police said.

The accused tried to mislead investigators but police found a bloodstain on his shirt.

After sustained interrogation, he broke down and confessed. “He told police that he took her near Dayabasti station, where he consumed liquor and raped her. After that, he strangled her and thought she had died. He dumped her in a pit and went home. Police rescued the girl and took her to the hospital,” an officer said.

2012 gangrape: DCW application in HC

New Delhi: The Delhi Commission for Women Tuesday approached the Delhi HC, urging it to “implead” the commission as a party in the suo motu action it initiated after the gangrape of a 23-year-old woman in Delhi on December 16, 2012. A day after DCW chairperson Swati Maliwal said her requests to improve Centre-state cooridination to improve women’s safety had fallen on “deaf ears”, the commission filed an intervention application in the HC following the alleged rapes of a three-and-a-half-year-old in Sarai Rohilla and a four-year-old in Keshav Puram on Monday. ENS

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    Shoeb Siddique
    Nov 23, 2016 at 4:43 am
    torture him for years till he dies dont let him die fast
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    Dash
    Nov 23, 2016 at 6:48 am
    Dayabasti......moslems live there. All kind of illegal activities go on in that place. IE doesn't reveal the name of the rapist. Thjs itself proves that the rapist is a moslem. Hindus need to see what is happening around them and teain girls in self-defence. Remember moslems continue to produce kids like piglets.
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    Champa Bai
    Nov 23, 2016 at 4:53 am
    his death should be slow and painful............skin him alive slowly and slowly...till his death
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    India
    Nov 23, 2016 at 6:07 am
    Cut his thing and feed him
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    manikantan
    Nov 23, 2016 at 6:45 am
    Who is incharge of Delhi police should be hanged for repeated rape incidents
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    Ramanathan
    Nov 23, 2016 at 6:08 am
    Wow Delhi!! You made it again, as a rape and pollution capital! Crores of rupees spent for Dussera and Diwali celebration gave no results to prove that god had risen over evil. The evil remains, in the minds of the people, not somewhere on the streets. Bollywood is giving enough to pertain such evils. Culture at its downfall! Wake up Delhi! Wake up!!
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    Vinay Toleti
    Nov 23, 2016 at 3:59 am
    In Human - Accused must be hanged or should be punished very severely infront of media and public which should be a indication that who ever does such crime will get the same punishment
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