Updated December 25th, 2023 at 11:58 IST
Minor girl in MP's Damoh consumes poison after being raped, accused escapes site
A boy from the village entered the house and raped her. Following this incident, the minor drank insecticide kept in the house.
Bhopal: In a shocking development that will give you jitters to your core, a minor girl in Madhya Pradesh's Damoh district consumed poison after she was allegedly raped by a youth.
Garima Mishra, the Mahila in charge of the Damoh Police station said that the incident occurred on Sunday night, December 24, when the victim's parents had gone out to attend an event and she was all alone at home.
Then a boy from the village entered the house and raped her. Following this incident, the minor drank insecticide kept in the house.
The neighbours took notice when the girl's condition deteriorated and informed her parents who hurriedly came back. The family then took the girl to Damoh District Hospital where the girl informed the police that she was raped.
Following this the police registered a case under POSCO Act.
The accused in this incident is currently absconding.
The girl remains in critical condition.
(With ANI inputs)
Published December 25th, 2023 at 11:55 IST