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Madhya Pradesh: 2-1/2-year old girl raped in Indore, victim undergoing treatment, accused arrested

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INDORE: In yet another shocking incident, a minor girl was raped on Thursday. 

The girl, a 2-1/2-year-old, was playing outside her house with some other children of the locality when the neighbour--Ritesh Rao alias Vicky, took her to his house and raped her.

The incident occurred in Tilak Nagar. When the child returned home, she was in extreme pain. Seeing her condition, the child's mother asked her about the incident and immediately took her to the hospital. 

Subsequently, the police were informed. The accused had escaped from the house. However, the police team caught him later in the evening. The accused--Ritesh alias Vicky said that he earlier worked with a restaurant but was employed, lately.

The police have arrested him for rape and is interrogating him. The victim is undergoing treatment in the MY Hospital.  Her condition is now reported to be stable. The incident has stunned residents of Indore, as there have been several such incidents of rapes with minor girls in the city in recent months.