A 12-year-old girl was raped by her neighbour in a village under Kotwali Police Station, police stated on July 21.
They said that, the incident took place on July 20 when the girl was alone at home as her family members had gone out.
Meanwhile, SHO of Kotwali Police Station Anil Kapervan stated, “The accused has been identified as Kareem and is absconding. A case has been registered against him,”.
The incident came to light when the victim’s mother returned home from work, Kapervan asserted, adding that the girl has been sent for a medical examination.