Bhopal: A 12-year-old boy was arrested for allegedly raping a six-year-old girl in his neighbourhood in Bhopal, police said on Tuesday. On Sunday, the boy took the girl to a construction site near their home in Kiran Nagar area of the city where he allegedly raped her.
While searching for her daughter, the rape survivor's mother found her at the construction site with the boy, police said. Later, the girl was sent for medical examination which confirmed rape, they said.
A case has been registered against the boy under section 376 (rape) of the IPC and he has been sent to the juvenile detention centre, they added.