Written by Muskan | Updated: 7 Aug, 2020
New Delhi : A 12- year- old girl was allegedly raped in the Delhi Pachim Vihar area in Peera Garhi on (06 Aug 2020) at 4 pm and she is now battling for her life at the AIIMS Hospital. The brutal incident took place in Peera Garhi area of Delhi when the minor girl was alone, police said, adding that the home is located in a congested are mostly daily wage workers.
According to a recent development, Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal said that he would be visiting AIIMS to meet the girl and the government provide Rs 10 lakhs to her family members. He was deeply disturbed by the incident and that the accused should not be allowed to move freely .
The incident came to light when a passerby noticed that girl who was lying in a pool of blood.
The girl had allegedly been raped by an unidentified person and was also stabbed in the head. As per the preliminary investigation, the girl was allegedly stabbed on the head with the pair of scissors.
The minor was initially admitted to the Sanjay Gandhi Memorial Hospital where a team of doctors referred her to AIIMS after evaluating her grievous injuries.
Police have lodged a case against the unknown under he Protection of Children from Sexually Offences Act and Section 307 (attempt to murder) of IPC.