An eleven-year-old girl was allegedly raped at Amalyara village in Kalol taluka of Panchmahal district on Wednesday evening by a person known to the girls family. The accused,Badabhai Baria,was yet to be arrested even as the girl was referred to Vadodara Civil Hospital on Thursday for medical examination.
As per an FIR filed with the Vejalpur police station on Wednesday night,the girl was sent out by her father to fetch something from a shop near their house at around 7 pm on Wednesday evening. It was then that she was allegedly abducted by Baria,police said. He took the girl forcefully to a secluded place in the village where he dumped her after raping her,police said. The girl identified the person,but the police were yet to arrest him and were waiting for medical examination report confirming rape.
In yet another incident,an auto-rickshaw driver allegedly attempted to rape a five-year-old girl at Por,around 20-kilometre from Vadodara,where she had been taken along with five other children on his auto-rickshaw. The accused,Kalidas Rajput,drove the children all the way from Bathujinagar in Kishanwadi to Por without taking the permission of their family members. He attempted to rape the girl at a secluded place near Jambua river,police said.
\The accused was caught by the locals and handed over to Varnama police station. Police intimated us about the incident and the accused was transferred to Panigate. The children were handed over to their family. The accused is in our custody, J D Vaghela,police inspector of Panigate police station,said.