The police have arrested a 30-year-old man for allegedly raping an 87-year-old girl in Delhi, the Indian capital.
The police stated the suspect was a sweeper who lived close to the sufferer’s house within the metropolis of Tilak Nagar space the place he had dedicated the crime.
The girl, who’s paralyzed, was alone at house on Sunday afternoon when she was attacked and robbed, BBC reported the police as saying.
The sufferer’s household earlier criticised the police for registering solely a grievance of theft and never rape however the company has denied the allegation, the BBC reported.
The police stated the lady’s household on Sunday had reported solely theft and alleged rape within the second grievance on Monday.
However a member of the family informed the Indian Specific newspaper that the police had allegedly informed the sufferer and her daughter to not pursue the rape case as it will be ‘‘aggravating’’ for them.
“The police registered a theft case and didn’t even inform us,” the native newspaper stated.
The Indian nationwide girls’s fee stated on Monday that the fee had written to the Delhi Police searching for motion towards the officers who had allegedly not reacted promptly, BBC stated.
India has recorded extra rape and sexual violence because the 2012 gang rape and the homicide of a younger girl on a bus in Delhi.
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